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FZAK51 PAFC 292317
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 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.

PKZ197-301245-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 999 MB LOW 110 NM S OF YAKUTAT WILL MOVE TO NEAR MONTAGUE ISLAND
AT 1001 MB SAT AFTERNOON AND THEN WEAKEN INTO AN OPEN TROUGH BY
EARLY SUN MORNING. A 1002 MB LOW NEAR CHIGNIK SAT MORNING WILL
MOVE TO 240 NM S OF YAKUTAT AT 997 MB LATE SAT NIGHT AND THEN
MOVE INLAND SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-301245-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-301245-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ121-301245-
RESURRECTION BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-301245-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-301245-
PORT VALDEZ-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-301245-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-301245-
VALDEZ ARM-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-301245-
PASSAGE CANAL-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-301245-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-301245-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ132-301245-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-301245-
CHINIAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-301245-
MARMOT BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-301245-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT N 20 KT N END OF STRAIT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-301245-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N WIND 15 KT LATE
THIS EVENING. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-301245-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT BY LATE EVENING.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-301245-
KACHEMAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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