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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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.

PKZ197-090130-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1003 MB LOW ENTERS THE GULF OF ALASKA 280 NM SOUTHWEST OF
KLAWOCK LATE MON MORNING AND MOVES TO 90 NM SOUTHEAST OF CORDOVA TUE
MORNING AS A 1010 MB LOW AND DISSIPATES.

$$

PKZ119-090130-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ120-090130-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ121-090130-
RESURRECTION BAY-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS
AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-090130-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ126-090130-
PORT VALDEZ-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-090130-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-090130-
VALDEZ ARM-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-090130-
PASSAGE CANAL-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-090130-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ131-090130-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ132-090130-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 23 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ136-090130-
CHINIAK BAY-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ137-090130-
MARMOT BAY-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ138-090130-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-090130-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-090130-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-090130-
KACHEMAK BAY-
331 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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