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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

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.

PKZ197-191145-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 972 MB LOW 535 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK WILL DISSIPATE 350 NM SE
OF KODIAK SAT AFTERNOON. ANOTHER 972 MB LOW WILL FORM 425 NM SOUTH
OF SITKA FRI NIGHT THEN WEAKEN TO 982 MB AS IT MOVES TO 245 NM
EAST OF KODIAK SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-191145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-191145-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-191145-
RESURRECTION BAY-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-191145-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-191145-
PORT VALDEZ-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-191145-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-191145-
VALDEZ ARM-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-191145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-191145-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-191145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-191145-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ136-191145-
CHINIAK BAY-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-191145-
MARMOT BAY-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ138-191145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-191145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-191145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-191145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
254 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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