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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
313 PM AKST Sun Feb 18 2018

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight.
Seas 3 ft building to 6 ft after midnight.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight.
Seas 8 ft.
.MON...N wind 10 kt becoming variable in the afternoon.
Seas building to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming W 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt
after midnight. Gusts to 20 kt near Whittier after midnight.
Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts to 25 kt near Whittier in the morning. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind increasing to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft building
to 5 ft after midnight.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas in ice free waters 3 ft. Patchy freezing fog.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas in ice free waters 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 kt becoming SE 10 kt after midnight.
Seas in ice free waters 3 ft. Patchy freezing fog.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt. Seas in ice free waters 2 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.MON...N wind 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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