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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATE TO ZONE 129

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.

PKZ197-240330-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTH GULF THU
MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH LATE FRI NIGHT.

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PKZ119-240330-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT E 20 KT NEAR THE COAST. SEAS
4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ120-240330-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-240330-
RESURRECTION BAY-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-240330-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT N GUSTS TO 20 KT DURING THE
EARLY MORNING OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.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.

$$

PKZ126-240330-
PORT VALDEZ-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ127-240330-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-240330-
VALDEZ ARM-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

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

$$

PKZ129-240330-
PASSAGE CANAL-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT BY MIDNIGHT. NEAR
WHITTIER...GUSTS TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-240330-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-240330-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-240330-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT 15 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ136-240330-
CHINIAK BAY-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-240330-
MARMOT BAY-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-240330-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF WESTERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-240330-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-240330-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-240330-
KACHEMAK BAY-
1212 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT NW 20 KT NEAR THE OUTER BAY. SEAS
2 FT...EXCEPT 4 FT NEAR THE OUTER BAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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