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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT...EXCEPT SE 25 KT IN THE MORNING ALONG
THE COAST. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT EARLY MORNING BECOMING W 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING DIMINISHING TO 10 KT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT EARLY THIS MORNING DIMINISHING TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10
KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING N. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING N 15 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING DIMINISHING SE 15 KT
LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING N. NEAR THE
BARREN ISLANDS...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING SE. SEAS
10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT BECOMING NW WIND 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT EARLY BECOMING E 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT EARLY DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT EARLY BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT EARLY BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT EARLY DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.


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