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FZAK51 PAFC 270026
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

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.

PKZ197-271345-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-271345-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. NORTHERLY GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF
THE COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-271345-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ121-271345-
RESURRECTION BAY-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR SEWARD. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-271345-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-271345-
PORT VALDEZ-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-271345-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-271345-
VALDEZ ARM-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-271345-
PASSAGE CANAL-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-271345-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ131-271345-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ132-271345-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6
FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ136-271345-
CHINIAK BAY-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ137-271345-
MARMOT BAY-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ138-271345-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-271345-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-271345-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-271345-
KACHEMAK BAY-
326 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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