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FZAK51 PAFC 051219
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 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.

PKZ197-060145-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A TROUGH ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST AND SOUTHEAST ALASKA MOVES
ONSHORE MON NIGHT. A 1015 MB LOW FORMS 115 NM NORTHEAST OF CHIGNIK MON
NIGHT AND MOVES TO 140 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY AT 1013 MB WED
MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE GULF THROUGH WED
MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-060145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-060145-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-060145-
RESURRECTION BAY-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-060145-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-060145-
PORT VALDEZ-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ127-060145-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-060145-
VALDEZ ARM-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-060145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-060145-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ131-060145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW WITH RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-060145-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7
FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING
N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-060145-
CHINIAK BAY-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-060145-
MARMOT BAY-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-060145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-060145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-060145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-060145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
319 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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