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FZAK51 PAFC 231150
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 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.

PKZ197-240115-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A WEATHER FRONT MOVES INTO THE SOUTHERN AND WESTERN GULF THIS
MORNING AND INTO THE NORTHERN GULF SUN MORNING. A 1008 MB LOW WILL
FORM 25 NM SOUTHEAST OF GORE POINT SUN AFTERNOON THEN MOVE TO 25
NM SOUTHEAST OF SEWARD LATE SUN NIGHT WITH LITTLE CHANGE IN
STRENGTH.

$$

PKZ119-240115-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-240115-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-240115-
RESURRECTION BAY-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-240115-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-240115-
PORT VALDEZ-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-240115-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-240115-
VALDEZ ARM-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ129-240115-
PASSAGE CANAL-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ130-240115-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT BUILDING TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-240115-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 40 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-240115-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-240115-
CHINIAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-240115-
MARMOT BAY-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-240115-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ139-240115-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-240115-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-240115-
KACHEMAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$


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