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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 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.

PKZ197-041215-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A FRONT OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL GULF
AND DISSIPATE EARLY TUE MORNING. A 1007 MB LOW 50 NM SOUTH OF
SITKINAK WED MORNING WILL MAINTAIN STRENGTH AND MOVE TO 100 NM
SOUTHEAST OF SITKINAK WED AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-041215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ120-041215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ121-041215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-041215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-041215-
PORT VALDEZ-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING NE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-041215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-041215-
VALDEZ ARM-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-041215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT
NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-041215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-041215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ132-041215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT EXCEPT 15 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
9 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ136-041215-
CHINIAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ137-041215-
MARMOT BAY-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-041215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-041215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-041215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-041215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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