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FZAK51 PAFC 302303
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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.

PKZ197-311215-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WHILE A TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE STRENGTHENS ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST AND MOVES
INLAND THROUGH MONDAY.

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CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

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CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

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RESURRECTION BAY-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT DURING THE EVENING.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

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PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

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PORT VALDEZ-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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VALDEZ NARROWS-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

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VALDEZ ARM-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PASSAGE CANAL-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER
REDEVELOPING BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER DURING THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

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WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-311215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

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CHINIAK BAY-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

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MARMOT BAY-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

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SHELIKOF STRAIT-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-311215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-311215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-311215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
303 PM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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