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FZAK51 PAFC 010021
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 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.

PKZ197-011315-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A WEATHER FRONT IN THE SOUTHERN GULF WILL REMAIN STATIONARY AND
SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH MON.

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PKZ119-011315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 9 FT EXCEPT 4 FT NEAR THE COAST.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ120-011315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR THE COAST.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ121-011315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ125-011315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS
AND PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ126-011315-
PORT VALDEZ-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ127-011315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-011315-
VALDEZ ARM-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ129-011315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-011315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ131-011315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ132-011315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT 20 KT NORTH OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT 20 KT NORTH OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

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PKZ136-011315-
CHINIAK BAY-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ137-011315-
MARMOT BAY-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ138-011315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ139-011315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ140-011315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

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PKZ141-011315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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