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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

UPDATED AREA 121

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.

PKZ197-132315-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 987 MB LOW 90 NM SOUTH OF SEWARD BECOMES MOVE INLAND OVER THE
KENAI PENINSULA THIS EVENING AND WEAKENS. A FRONT MOVES INTO THE
SOUTHERN GULF SAT MORNING...THEN MOVES INTO THE NORTHWESTERN GULF
SAT NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED 981 MB LOW 200 NM SOUTHEAST OF SITKINAK
SAT MORNING MOVES INLAND NEAR KODIAK ISLAND AT 987 MB SUN MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-132315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT EXCEPT E 35 KT NEAR THE COAST...BECOMING
S 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 14 FT...EXCEPT 18 FT NEAR THE COAST
E OF MONTAGUE ISLAND. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-132315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING S 25 KT. SEAS
12 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-132315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.REMAINDER OF TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-132315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING NEAR
HINCHINBROOK ENTRANCE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-132315-
PORT VALDEZ-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-132315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-132315-
VALDEZ ARM-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-132315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-132315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ131-132315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING S 20 KT. SEAS
11 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-132315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-132315-
CHINIAK BAY-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-132315-
MARMOT BAY-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ138-132315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-132315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ140-132315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ141-132315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
159 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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