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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

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.

PKZ197-071315-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1012 MB LOW 125 NM EAST OF KODIAK CITY DRIFTS TO 125 NM
SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY AT 1011 MB WED AFTERNOON...THEN MOVES TO
125 NM SOUTHEAST OF SITKINAK ISLAND AT 1010 MB THU MORNING BEFORE
DISSIPATING. A WESTWARD MOVING FRONT MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL GULF
THU MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-071315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT EXCEPT E 30 KT NEAR THE COAST. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-071315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-071315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-071315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-071315-
PORT VALDEZ-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-071315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-071315-
VALDEZ ARM-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-071315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-071315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-071315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-071315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-071315-
CHINIAK BAY-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-071315-
MARMOT BAY-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-071315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-071315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-071315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-071315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
331 PM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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