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FZAK51 PAFC 221148
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 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.

PKZ197-230030-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 973 MB LOW 200 NM SOUTH OF CAPE SUCKLING MOVES TO 280 NM SOUTH
OF MIDDLETON ISLAND AT 981 MB WED AFTERNOON BEFORE MOVING INTO
THE NORTH PACIFIC AND WEAKENING WED NIGHT. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTH GULF THU MORNING AND
PERSIST THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-230030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDDAY. GUSTS TO 30
KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-230030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-230030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ125-230030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ126-230030-
PORT VALDEZ-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ127-230030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-230030-
VALDEZ ARM-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-230030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ130-230030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-230030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-230030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ136-230030-
CHINIAK BAY-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-230030-
MARMOT BAY-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-230030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-230030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-230030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

$$

PKZ141-230030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
348 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT 20 KT NEAR THE OUTER BAY. SEAS 2
FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR THE OUTER BAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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