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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 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.

PKZ197-231245-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

High pressure along the North Gulf Coast moves inland as a 1010
mb North Pacific low moves to 310 nm Southeast of Sitka by Sat
afternoon. The associated front moves over the Northern Gulf and
into Southeast Panhandle through Sat Afternoon.

$$

PKZ119-231245-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ120-231245-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ121-231245-
Resurrection Bay-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ125-231245-
Prince William Sound-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ126-231245-
Port Valdez-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-231245-
Valdez Narrows-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ128-231245-
Valdez Arm-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming NE. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...SW wind wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ129-231245-
Passage Canal-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-231245-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 10 kt becoming Variable less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ131-231245-
Barren Islands East-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt becoming Variable less than 10 kt. Seas 3
ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ132-231245-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ136-231245-
Chiniak Bay-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ137-231245-
Marmot Bay-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ138-231245-
Shelikof Strait-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming Variable less than 10 kt. Seas 3
ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ139-231245-
Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming S 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ140-231245-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ141-231245-
Kachemak Bay-
335 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$



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