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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

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.

PKZ197-260145-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 989 MB LOW WILL PERSIST OVER THE PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND REGION
THROUGH TODAY...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT. A FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE SOUTHWEST GULF ON MON.

$$

PKZ119-260145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ120-260145-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-260145-
RESURRECTION BAY-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 6 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-260145-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF WESTERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY WEST OF NAKED ISLAND.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY WEST OF NAKED
ISLAND.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-260145-
PORT VALDEZ-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ127-260145-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT MID MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-260145-
VALDEZ ARM-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-260145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-260145-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ131-260145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-260145-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ136-260145-
CHINIAK BAY-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-260145-
MARMOT BAY-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-260145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ139-260145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ140-260145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MONDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ141-260145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
347 AM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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