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FZAK51 PAFC 161154
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PKZ197-170030-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHWEST GULF TUE EVENING
AND STALL IN THE NORTHERN GULF ON WED. A 986 MB LOW WILL
MOVE TO 270 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK ISLAND WED EVENING AND THEN
STRENGTHEN TO 980 MB AS IT MOVES TO 210 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK
ISLAND THU MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-170030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-170030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS
14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-170030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-170030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-170030-
PORT VALDEZ-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-170030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-170030-
VALDEZ ARM-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-170030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-170030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO E 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-170030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-170030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ136-170030-
CHINIAK BAY-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT BY
LATE EVENING. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-170030-
MARMOT BAY-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-170030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-170030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-170030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-170030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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