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CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 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.

PKZ197-220045-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A front over the central Gulf dissipates as it drifts into the
eastern Gulf by Sat morning. High pressure builds over much of the
Gulf through Sun morning.

$$

PKZ119-220045-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ120-220045-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming W after midnight. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ121-220045-
Resurrection Bay-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

$$

PKZ125-220045-
Prince William Sound-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ126-220045-
Port Valdez-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-220045-
Valdez Narrows-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ128-220045-
Valdez Arm-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-220045-
Passage Canal-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-220045-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ131-220045-
Barren Islands East-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ132-220045-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ136-220045-
Chiniak Bay-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft subsiding to 4 ft in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ137-220045-
Marmot Bay-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ138-220045-
Shelikof Strait-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ139-220045-
Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ140-220045-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ141-220045-
Kachemak Bay-
359 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$


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