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FZAK51 PAFC 241151
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 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.

PKZ197-250045-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1009 MB LOW 80 NM SOUTH OF MIDDLETON ISLAND BECOMES A BROAD
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE ENTIRE GULF BY FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-250045-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-250045-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-250045-
RESURRECTION BAY-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-250045-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-250045-
PORT VALDEZ-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-250045-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-250045-
VALDEZ ARM-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10
KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-250045-
PASSAGE CANAL-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...E WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-250045-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-250045-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ132-250045-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-250045-
CHINIAK BAY-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-250045-
MARMOT BAY-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-250045-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-250045-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-250045-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-250045-
KACHEMAK BAY-
351 AM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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