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FZAK51 PAFC 261121
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 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.

PKZ197-270015-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1002 MB LOW 160 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK WILL WEAKEN IN PLACE
THROUGH WED. A NORTH PACIFIC LOW WILL TRACK TO 140 NM SOUTH
OF MIDDLETON ISLAND WED AFTERNOON AND MOVE TO 80 NM SOUTHEAST
OF KACHEMAK BAY AT 1007 MB LATE WED.

$$

PKZ119-270015-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-270015-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AROUND MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-270015-
RESURRECTION BAY-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-270015-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-270015-
PORT VALDEZ-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-270015-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-270015-
VALDEZ ARM-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-270015-
PASSAGE CANAL-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-270015-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-270015-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AROUND MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-270015-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-270015-
CHINIAK BAY-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-270015-
MARMOT BAY-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-270015-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-270015-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-270015-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ141-270015-
KACHEMAK BAY-
321 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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