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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
314 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt in the evening increasing to 30 kt. Seas 16
ft.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...SE wind 40 kt. Seas 16 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt in the evening increasing to 30 kt. Seas 16
ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming N 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4
ft. Rain.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt becoming S 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt in the evening increasing to 25 kt. Seas 6
ft. Rain.
.TUE...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 6 ft subsiding to 4 ft after midnight. Rain.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Passage Canal-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt in the evening increasing to 40 kt. Seas 18
ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming E 35 kt after midnight. Seas
16 ft.
.WED...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 19 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft. Rain.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 35 kt becoming SE 25 kt after midnight. Seas
12 ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain.
.TUE...E wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft subsiding to 7 ft in the
afternoon. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft building to 9 ft after
midnight. Rain.
.WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft building to 9 ft after
midnight. Rain.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft building to 7 ft after
midnight. Rain.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft subsiding to 5 ft in the
afternoon. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt in the evening increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4
ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

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