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FZAK51 PAFC 222328
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 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.

PKZ197-231200-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1003 MB LOW 60 NM SOUTH OF SEWARD WILL DRIFT SOUTHWEST AND
DISSIPATE OVERNIGHT. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST WED.

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PKZ119-231200-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ120-231200-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ121-231200-
RESURRECTION BAY-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-231200-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ126-231200-
PORT VALDEZ-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-231200-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-231200-
VALDEZ ARM-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ129-231200-
PASSAGE CANAL-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-231200-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ131-231200-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING NEAR THE
BARREN ISLANDS. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ132-231200-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ136-231200-
CHINIAK BAY-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ137-231200-
MARMOT BAY-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ138-231200-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ139-231200-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT OR LESS IN THE EVENING BECOMING N 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ140-231200-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ141-231200-
KACHEMAK BAY-
328 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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