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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...DELAYED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

RETRANSMITTED

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.

PKZ197-280315-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF THROUGH FRI
AFTERNOON. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP FRI NIGHT AND
PERSIST ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH LATE SAT NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-280315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. NORTHERLY GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-280315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-280315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-280315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-280315-
PORT VALDEZ-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-280315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-280315-
VALDEZ ARM-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-280315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-280315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-280315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT INCREASING TO E 30 KT
NEAR THE BARREN ISLANDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR THE
BARREN ISLANDS...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ132-280315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ136-280315-
CHINIAK BAY-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ137-280315-
MARMOT BAY-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-280315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-280315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-280315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-280315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
441 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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