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FZAK51 PAFC 171154
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 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.

PKZ197-180045-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 996 MB LOW 240 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE
NORTHWESTERN GULF TONIGHT AND DISSIPATE. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF LATE TONIGHT AND INTO THE NORTHERN GULF
FRI MORNING. WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE GULF THROUGH
SAT MORNING.


$$

PKZ119-180045-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-180045-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-180045-
RESURRECTION BAY-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-180045-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-180045-
PORT VALDEZ-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1
FT. PATCHY MORNING FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-180045-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-180045-
VALDEZ ARM-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW WIND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-180045-
PASSAGE CANAL-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. WEST WINDS GUSTING TO 20 KT THIS MORNING. PATCHY EARLY
MORNING FOG. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-180045-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-180045-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-180045-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-180045-
CHINIAK BAY-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-180045-
MARMOT BAY-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-180045-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-180045-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-180045-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ141-180045-
KACHEMAK BAY-
354 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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