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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
326 AM AKDT Sat Aug 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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...W wind 20 kt. Along the coast...E wind 25 kt diminishing to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.
Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.MON...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S 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. Higher winds and
S of Caines Head. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10
kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

.TODAY...W wind 15 kt becoming Variable 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Barren Islands East-

.TODAY...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SE 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

.TODAY...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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