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FZAK51 PAFC 271201
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 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.

PKZ197-280115-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1008 MB LOW 200 NM SOUTHWEST OF SITKINAK WILL DISSIPATE SUN
AFTERNOON. A FRONT OVER THE SOUTH CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE TO THE
NORTHERN GULF COAST THIS AFTERNOON AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF AND THE NORTHERN GULF COAST WILL
WEAKEN THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-280115-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-280115-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-280115-
RESURRECTION BAY-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-280115-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD RAIN
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-280115-
PORT VALDEZ-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 1 FT. RAIN.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-280115-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-280115-
VALDEZ ARM-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-280115-
PASSAGE CANAL-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-280115-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-280115-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ132-280115-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ136-280115-
CHINIAK BAY-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-280115-
MARMOT BAY-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-280115-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ139-280115-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING
TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-280115-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-280115-
KACHEMAK BAY-
401 AM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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