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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
344 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 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 THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Higher winds and S of Caines Head. Rain.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Higher winds and S of Caines Head. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Higher winds and S of Caines Head. Rain.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.THU...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
2 ft. Rain.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain showers.
.WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft building to 6 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 ft building to 7 ft after midnight.
.THU...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
4 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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