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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 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.

PKZ197-110430-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A TROUGH WILL REMAIN IN THE SOUTHWEST GULF THROUGH SAT AFTERNOON
BEFORE DISSIPATING. A SERIES OF WEAK TROUGHS WILL PASS THROUGH THE
NORTH GULF THROUGH SUN AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-110430-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ120-110430-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ121-110430-
RESURRECTION BAY-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-110430-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-110430-
PORT VALDEZ-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-110430-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-110430-
VALDEZ ARM-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ129-110430-
PASSAGE CANAL-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-110430-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ131-110430-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ132-110430-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT EXCEPT N 20 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ136-110430-
CHINIAK BAY-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-110430-
MARMOT BAY-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-110430-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-110430-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-110430-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.

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PKZ141-110430-
KACHEMAK BAY-
1230 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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