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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS ...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
914 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

UPDATED AREAS 125 126 128

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 40 KT. GUSTS
TO 40 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER DELTA IN THE EVENING INCREASING
TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER DELTA IN THE EVENING. SEAS
8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT DEVELOPING
AROUND MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF WESTERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF WESTERN BAYS AND
PASSES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING DIMINISHING
TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT DEVELOPING
IN THE EVENING NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. NEAR WHITTIER...GUSTS TO 50 KT DIMINISHING
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 45 KT. S OF DANGEROUS CAPE...NW
WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT EXCEPT 30 KT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. S OF
DANGEROUS CAPE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT TOWARD MORNING. SEAS
7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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