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FZAK51 PAFC 010034
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 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.

PKZ197-011400-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1020 MB LOW 100 NM SOUTH OF CAPE CLEARE WILL MOVE TO 90 NM SOUTH
OF YAKUTAT AROUND MIDNIGHT THEN INTO THE PANHANDLE LATE TONIGHT.
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHWEST GULF SUN NIGHT THEN
INTO THE NORTHERN GULF BY MON AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-011400-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-011400-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-011400-
RESURRECTION BAY-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-011400-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-011400-
PORT VALDEZ-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-011400-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-011400-
VALDEZ ARM-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-011400-
PASSAGE CANAL-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W WIND 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-011400-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-011400-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-011400-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-011400-
CHINIAK BAY-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-011400-
MARMOT BAY-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-011400-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE WIND 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-011400-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-011400-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. AREAS OF
FOG.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-011400-
KACHEMAK BAY-
334 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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