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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
335 PM AKDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt becoming SW wind 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt becoming S 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 ft building to 8 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.MON...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt except 10 kt N of Dangerous Cape.
Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 10 ft subsiding to 6 ft after midnight.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft building to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 8 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
building to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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