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FZAK51 PAFC 301209
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 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.

PKZ197-010115-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF MOVES INLAND MON MORNING.
A FRONT ENTERS THE WESTERN GULF SUN AFTERNOON AND MOVES TO THE
NORTHERN GULF MON AFTERNOON. WEAK NORTH PACIFIC TROUGHS MOVE
ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF THROUGH TUE MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-010115-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING MONDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

$$

PKZ120-010115-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ121-010115-
RESURRECTION BAY-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-010115-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING MONDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ126-010115-
PORT VALDEZ-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-010115-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-010115-
VALDEZ ARM-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-010115-
PASSAGE CANAL-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-010115-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-010115-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ132-010115-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ136-010115-
CHINIAK BAY-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ137-010115-
MARMOT BAY-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-010115-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-010115-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-010115-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-010115-
KACHEMAK BAY-
409 AM AKDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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