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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 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.

PKZ197-091345-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1000 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTHWEST OF SITKA MOVES INLAND NEAR CAPE
FAIRWEATHER TONIGHT AND WEAKENS. A 973 MB LOW 475 NM SOUTHEAST OF
SITKINAK TUE AFTERNOON WILL MOVE TO 190 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAND POINT
AT 975 MB WED AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-091345-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ120-091345-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ121-091345-
RESURRECTION BAY-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-091345-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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

$$

PKZ126-091345-
PORT VALDEZ-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-091345-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-091345-
VALDEZ ARM-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-091345-
PASSAGE CANAL-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-091345-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ131-091345-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ132-091345-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 17 FT BUILDING TO 24 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ136-091345-
CHINIAK BAY-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SNOW.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ137-091345-
MARMOT BAY-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ138-091345-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ139-091345-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ140-091345-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ141-091345-
KACHEMAK BAY-
345 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$


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