Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37
000
FZAK51 PAFC 201437 AAA
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED ZONES 126 136 137

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.

PKZ197-210315-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE GULF THROUGH THU EVENING...WITH
A WEAK FRONT MOVING INTO THE SOUTHWEST GULF LATE THU NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-210315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-210315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-210315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-210315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-210315-
PORT VALDEZ-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-210315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-210315-
VALDEZ ARM-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-210315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W WIND 10 KT BY
LATE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-210315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ131-210315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-210315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-210315-
CHINIAK BAY-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-210315-
MARMOT BAY-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ138-210315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ139-210315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-210315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-210315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
637 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.