Coastal Waters Forecast
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FZAK51 PAFC 102314
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 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.

PKZ197-111215-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 999 MB LOW OVER KODIAK ISLAND WILL WEAKEN AND MOVE INLAND AROUND
LOWER COOK INLET BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING BEFORE DISSIPATING. A
WEATHER FRONT ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST WILL REMAIN STATIONARY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE PUSHING INLAND.

$$

PKZ119-111215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 45 KT...EXCEPT INCREASING TO 55 KT NEAR THE
COAST IN THE EVENING. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR THE
COAST...E WIND 45 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9
FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-111215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-111215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-111215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 55 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK ENTRANCE BY LATE EVENING. SEAS 12 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 55 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK ENTRANCE IN THE MORNING. SEAS 12 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-111215-
PORT VALDEZ-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-111215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-111215-
VALDEZ ARM-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-111215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. NE GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR WHITTIER BY LATE
EVENING. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. NE
GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-111215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-111215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-111215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...E WIND 15 KT
BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-111215-
CHINIAK BAY-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-111215-
MARMOT BAY-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-111215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-111215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 15
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-111215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-111215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
314 PM AKDT THU JUL 10 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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