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FZAK51 PAFC 112257
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 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.

PKZ197-121200-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL PERSIST ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH
THE EARLY THIS EVENING BEFORE PUSHING INLAND. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN THE NORTHERN GULF LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-121200-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT...EXCEPT E 30 KT ALONG THE COAST IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ120-121200-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ121-121200-
RESURRECTION BAY-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN. PATCHY MORNING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-121200-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK ENTRANCE IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3
FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-121200-
PORT VALDEZ-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN. PATCHY MORNING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-121200-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-121200-
VALDEZ ARM-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-121200-
PASSAGE CANAL-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-121200-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-121200-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ132-121200-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ136-121200-
CHINIAK BAY-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ137-121200-
MARMOT BAY-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-121200-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-121200-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-121200-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-121200-
KACHEMAK BAY-
257 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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