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FZAK51 PAFC 230121 AAA
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 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.

PKZ197-231415-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL MOVE TO THE EASTERN GULF BY WED
AFTERNOON. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE
WESTERN GULF EARLY WED MORNING AND SPREAD INTO THE CENTRAL GULF
BY THU AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-231415-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT EXCEPT E 20 KT NEAR THE COAST.  SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-231415-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-231415-
RESURRECTION BAY-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-231415-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-231415-
PORT VALDEZ-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING NE LESS THAN
10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE  LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-231415-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW WIND 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-231415-
VALDEZ ARM-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE  LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW WIND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE  LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-231415-
PASSAGE CANAL-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-231415-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING W 10 KT.  SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-231415-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT TOWARD THE BARREN
ISLANDS. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ132-231415-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT EXCEPT S 10 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE.  SEAS
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...SW WIND 15 KT
IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-231415-
CHINIAK BAY-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE  LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-231415-
MARMOT BAY-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-231415-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ139-231415-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-231415-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE  LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-231415-
KACHEMAK BAY-
521 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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