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FZAK51 PAFC 231149
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
349 AM AKDT WED APR 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.

PKZ197-240045-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN AND EASTERN GULF
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF
WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-240045-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ120-240045-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-240045-
RESURRECTION BAY-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-240045-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...S WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-240045-
PORT VALDEZ-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-240045-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-240045-
VALDEZ ARM-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-240045-
PASSAGE CANAL-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-240045-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-240045-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ132-240045-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ136-240045-
CHINIAK BAY-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-240045-
MARMOT BAY-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-240045-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-240045-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-240045-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-240045-
KACHEMAK BAY-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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