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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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.

PKZ197-020045-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 996 MB LOW 90 NM SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF SITKA WILL TRACK TO THE
NORTHEAST PACIFIC WED MORNING...THEN A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF THROUGH EARLY THU.

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PKZ119-020045-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-020045-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 30 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ121-020045-
RESURRECTION BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-020045-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-020045-
PORT VALDEZ-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-020045-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-020045-
VALDEZ ARM-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN
10 KT  IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-020045-
PASSAGE CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-020045-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ131-020045-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ132-020045-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT EXCEPT W 15 KT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ136-020045-
CHINIAK BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-020045-
MARMOT BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-020045-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ139-020045-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EARLY MORNING. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-020045-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ141-020045-
KACHEMAK BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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