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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
341 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 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-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind 10 kt except E wind 15 kt along the coast. Seas
5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming 25 kt after midnight. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Gusts to 30 kt in the evening near whittier.
Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10
kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...W wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind 10 kt becoming E 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 20 kt becoming E 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...E wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft building to 7 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft subsiding to 6 ft after
midnight.
.WED...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt becoming SW 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2
ft.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft building to 7 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft subsiding to 4 ft after
midnight.
.WED...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft building to 8 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt becoming N 20 kt after midnight. Seas
7 ft.
.WED...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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