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FZAK51 PAFC 152323
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 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.

PKZ197-161215-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ALONG THE NORTH GULF
COAST THROUGH WED AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
SOUTHWEST GULF TUE EVENING AND STALL IN THE CENTRAL GULF ON WED.

$$

PKZ119-161215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT SE 25 KT IN THE EVENING NEAR THE
COAST. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ120-161215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-161215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS AND
FOG.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS
AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-161215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING DIMINISHING TO 15 KT
TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ126-161215-
PORT VALDEZ-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING E 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-161215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-161215-
VALDEZ ARM-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-161215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-161215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-161215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ132-161215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT EARLY DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-161215-
CHINIAK BAY-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-161215-
MARMOT BAY-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-161215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ139-161215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S WIND 15 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-161215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-161215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
323 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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