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FZAK51 PAFC 271140
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 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.

PKZ197-280030-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE WESTERN GULF THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN PUSHES SOUTH THROUGH SAT AS A WEAK LOW PRESSURE
TROUGH FORMS ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST.


$$

PKZ119-280030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. N WIND GUSTING TO 25 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA THIS MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. N WIND GUSTING TO 25 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. N WIND GUSTING TO 25 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA THIS MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ120-280030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-280030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-280030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-280030-
PORT VALDEZ-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-280030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-280030-
VALDEZ ARM-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-280030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-280030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT THIS MORNING THEN DIMINISHING
TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-280030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ132-280030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ136-280030-
CHINIAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ137-280030-
MARMOT BAY-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ138-280030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ139-280030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-280030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-280030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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