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FZAK51 PAFC 181146
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 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.

PKZ197-190115-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A DEVELOPING NORTHEASTERN PACIFIC LOW WILL TRACK TO 270 NM
SOUTHWEST OF KODIAK LATE SAT NIGHT 976 MB.

$$

PKZ119-190115-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-190115-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-190115-
RESURRECTION BAY-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.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 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-190115-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-190115-
PORT VALDEZ-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-190115-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-190115-
VALDEZ ARM-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-190115-
PASSAGE CANAL-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 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...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-190115-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-190115-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT BY LATE MORNING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-190115-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-190115-
CHINIAK BAY-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ137-190115-
MARMOT BAY-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ138-190115-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-190115-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-190115-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-190115-
KACHEMAK BAY-
346 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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