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FZAK51 PAFC 141220
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 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.

PKZ197-150115-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 983 MB LOW 25 NM NORTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY WILL MOVE INLAND OVER
KAMISHAK BAY THIS AFTERNOON AND DISSIPATE. A TROUGH WILL LINGER
ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH MONDAY BEFORE DISSIPATING. WEAK
RIDGING WILL BUILD OVER THE GULF THROUGH LATE MON NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-150115-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR THE COAST THROUGH
EARLY MORNING. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-150115-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-150115-
RESURRECTION BAY-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-150115-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT DURING THE MORNING. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-150115-
PORT VALDEZ-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-150115-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-150115-
VALDEZ ARM-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-150115-
PASSAGE CANAL-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-150115-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ131-150115-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ132-150115-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ136-150115-
CHINIAK BAY-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ137-150115-
MARMOT BAY-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ138-150115-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ139-150115-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ140-150115-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2
FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2
FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-150115-
KACHEMAK BAY-
320 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$


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