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FZAK51 PAFC 202353
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

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.

PKZ197-211315-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH THU NIGHT. A
1014 MB LOW 320 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK THU EVENING WILL MOVE TO
AROUND 270 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY AT 1019 MB FRI AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-211315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-211315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-211315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-211315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-211315-
PORT VALDEZ-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-211315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-211315-
VALDEZ ARM-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-211315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-211315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-211315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ132-211315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ136-211315-
CHINIAK BAY-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-211315-
MARMOT BAY-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-211315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-211315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-211315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-211315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
353 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$


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