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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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.

PKZ197-201145-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A trough along the northern Gulf weakens through tonight. A front
enters the Western Gulf Wed evening.

$$

PKZ119-201145-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...W wind less than 10 kt except 20 kt south of Cape Cleare.
Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind less than 10 kt except 20 kt south of Cape
Cleare. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ120-201145-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...W wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ121-201145-
Resurrection Bay-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ125-201145-
Prince William Sound-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ126-201145-
Port Valdez-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-201145-
Valdez Narrows-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt in the morning becoming SW less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ128-201145-
Valdez Arm-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-201145-
Passage Canal-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-201145-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...W wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ131-201145-
Barren Islands East-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ132-201145-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ136-201145-
Chiniak Bay-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft after midnight. Rain.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ137-201145-
Marmot Bay-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ138-201145-
Shelikof Strait-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming E 20 kt after midnight. Seas
5 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ139-201145-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ140-201145-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ141-201145-
Kachemak Bay-
300 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$



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