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Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
804 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming E 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SW wind 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...Variable less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W wind 10 kt. Gusts to 20 kt near Whittier in the
morning. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Barren Islands East-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming
variable less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming
W 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 15 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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