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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

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.

PKZ197-081330-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1011 MB LOW 100 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY WILL BECOME
ABSORBED INTO A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF
BY THU AFTERNOON. A FRONT OVER THE EASTERN GULF ENTERS THE
CENTRAL GULF WED NIGHT AND MOVES TO THE WESTERN GULF THU NIGHT.
A 1009 MB LOW FORMS 125 NM SOUTHEAST OF SITKINAK THU NIGHT...THEN
MOVES TO 80 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK AT 1009 MB BY FRI AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-081330-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-081330-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-081330-
RESURRECTION BAY-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY.
SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ125-081330-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-081330-
PORT VALDEZ-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-081330-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
SNOW.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-081330-
VALDEZ ARM-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
SNOW.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-081330-
PASSAGE CANAL-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 1 FT. SNOW.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-081330-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-081330-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ132-081330-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ136-081330-
CHINIAK BAY-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-081330-
MARMOT BAY-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-081330-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-081330-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-081330-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE
FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-081330-
KACHEMAK BAY-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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