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FZAK51 PAFC 292301
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 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.

PKZ197-301230-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF WHILE A TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE STRENGTHENS ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH
SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-301230-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-301230-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT 10 KT NEAR THE COAST. SEAS 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-301230-
RESURRECTION BAY-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-301230-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-301230-
PORT VALDEZ-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-301230-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-301230-
VALDEZ ARM-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ129-301230-
PASSAGE CANAL-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-301230-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-301230-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-301230-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-301230-
CHINIAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-301230-
MARMOT BAY-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-301230-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-301230-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-301230-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-301230-
KACHEMAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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