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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 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.

PKZ197-250030-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
AN AREA OF WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL RESIDE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF
THROUGH WED NIGHT. MEANWHILE HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN GULF.

$$

PKZ119-250030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ120-250030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR THE COAST. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ121-250030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT TOWARD MORNING. SEAS
5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-250030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. HIGHER GUSTS OUT OF WESTERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-250030-
PORT VALDEZ-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-250030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-250030-
VALDEZ ARM-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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

$$

PKZ129-250030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-250030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-250030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-250030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-250030-
CHINIAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-250030-
MARMOT BAY-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-250030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-250030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-250030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-250030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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