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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
348 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 40 KT.
GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER DELTA IN THE EVENING
INCREASING TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER DELTA.
SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER DELTA IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT DEVELOPING
AROUND MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 35 KT.
SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING BUILDING TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK ENTRANCE IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 45 KT DEVELOPING AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING DIMINISHING TO
40 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT DEVELOPING
IN THE EVENING NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. NEAR WHITTIER...GUSTS TO 50 KT DIMINISHING
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 45 KT. S OF DANGEROUS CAPE...NW
WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT EXCEPT 30 KT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. S OF
DANGEROUS CAPE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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