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FZAK51 PAFC 140659
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

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.

PKZ197-141915-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 983 MB LOW 125 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY MOVES TO 60 NM
SOUTHWEST OF HOMER AT 990 MB SUN AFTERNOON AND DISSIPATES. A 990
MB LOW FORMS 320 NM SOUTHWEST OF SITKA SUN MORNING AND MOVES TO
85 NM SOUTHEAST OF SITKA AT 992 MB BEFORE MOVING INLAND SUNDAY
EVENING.

$$

PKZ119-141915-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-141915-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-141915-
RESURRECTION BAY-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING
N 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER
SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-141915-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-141915-
PORT VALDEZ-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-141915-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-141915-
VALDEZ ARM-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE WIND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-141915-
PASSAGE CANAL-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-141915-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-141915-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-141915-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...E WIND 25 KT
BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-141915-
CHINIAK BAY-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-141915-
MARMOT BAY-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-141915-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING SW 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-141915-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-141915-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING DIMINISHING TO 10 KT.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE
FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-141915-
KACHEMAK BAY-
959 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT NE 20 KT OVER THE OUTER BAY. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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