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FZAK51 PAFC 301129
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ197-310000-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF WHILE A TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE STRENGTHENS ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-310000-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-310000-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-310000-
RESURRECTION BAY-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-310000-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-310000-
PORT VALDEZ-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W WIND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-310000-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-310000-
VALDEZ ARM-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-310000-
PASSAGE CANAL-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER
DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-310000-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-310000-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-310000-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-310000-
CHINIAK BAY-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-310000-
MARMOT BAY-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-310000-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT DURING THE MORNING. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-310000-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-310000-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT DURING THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-310000-
KACHEMAK BAY-
329 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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