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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 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.

PKZ197-221200-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1014 MB LOW ABOUT 430 NM SOUTHWEST OF KODIAK WILL MOVE TO AROUND
210 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND WEAKEN TO 1018
MB. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE TO 100 NM SOUTHWEST OF PORT ALEXANDER
SATURDAY MORNING THEN DISSIPATE. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS
THE GULF FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

$$

PKZ119-221200-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-221200-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-221200-
RESURRECTION BAY-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-221200-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-221200-
PORT VALDEZ-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-221200-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-221200-
VALDEZ ARM-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-221200-
PASSAGE CANAL-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-221200-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-221200-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-221200-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.2
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-221200-
CHINIAK BAY-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-221200-
MARMOT BAY-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-221200-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.MOS
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-221200-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-221200-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND UP TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-221200-
KACHEMAK BAY-
324 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING2 VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$


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