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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 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.

PKZ197-290100-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A ridge of high pressure will persist across the northern Gulf
through late Thu night. A 1000 mb low will move to 190 NM southwest
of Sitkinak this afternoon and weaken to 1003 mb over Kodiak Island
Thu afternoon.

$$

PKZ119-290100-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt by late morning. Seas 9
ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ120-290100-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt by late morning. Seas 10
ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ121-290100-
Resurrection Bay-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Higher winds and seas S of Caines
Head. Rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
Higher winds and seas S of Caines Head. Rain.
.THU...N wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Higher winds and seas S of Caines Head. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ125-290100-
Prince William Sound-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ126-290100-
Port Valdez-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-290100-
Valdez Narrows-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ128-290100-
Valdez Arm-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-290100-
Passage Canal-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10
kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-290100-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7
ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ131-290100-
Barren Islands East-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt by late morning. Seas 10
ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.THU...E wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ132-290100-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt becoming NE 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.
Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt except E 20 kt N of Dangerous Cape. Seas 9
ft.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ136-290100-
Chiniak Bay-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt becoming NE 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft
building to 6 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt becoming E 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ137-290100-
Marmot Bay-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft building to 7 ft in the
afternoon. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt becoming E 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft
subsiding to 3 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ138-290100-
Shelikof Strait-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft building to 7 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ139-290100-
Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt becoming N 30 kt after midnight. Seas 5
ft building to 8 ft after midnight. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ140-290100-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ141-290100-
Kachemak Bay-
350 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$



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