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FZAK51 PAFC 232335
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

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.

PKZ197-241245-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN AND EASTERN GULF WILL MOVE INTO
THE EASTERN GULF AND WEAKEN FRIDAY. A WEATHER FRONT OVER THE
SOUTHERN GULF WILL WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. A STRONGER
WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHWEST GULF THU NIGHT AND
FRI.

$$

PKZ119-241245-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ120-241245-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-241245-
RESURRECTION BAY-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING N LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N 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...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-241245-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-241245-
PORT VALDEZ-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-241245-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-241245-
VALDEZ ARM-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-241245-
PASSAGE CANAL-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-241245-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-241245-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-241245-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...E WIND 20 KT. S OF DANGEROUS
CAPE...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN
THE AFTERNOON. S OF DANGEROUS CAPE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-241245-
CHINIAK BAY-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-241245-
MARMOT BAY-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-241245-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-241245-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-241245-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-241245-
KACHEMAK BAY-
335 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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