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FZAK51 PAFC 311140
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 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.

PKZ197-010100-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 989 MB LOW 60 NM SOUTHWEST OF YAKUTAT WILL MOVE TO THE DIXON
ENTRANCE EARLY TUE MORNING. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
PERSIST ACROSS THE NORTHEAST GULF THROUGH EARLY WED MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-010100-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-010100-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-010100-
RESURRECTION BAY-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-010100-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-010100-
PORT VALDEZ-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT DURING THE MORNING.
GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-010100-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-010100-
VALDEZ ARM-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT DURING THE MORNING.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-010100-
PASSAGE CANAL-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER
DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER DIMINISHING
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-010100-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-010100-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-010100-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-010100-
CHINIAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-010100-
MARMOT BAY-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-010100-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-010100-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-010100-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-010100-
KACHEMAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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