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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

UPDATE TO ZONE 129

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.

PKZ197-301515-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE GULF THROUGH SAT BEFORE A FRONT
MOVES INTO THE LOWER SOUTHWESTERN GULF BY SAT AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-301515-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA THIS EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-301515-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. N WINDS GUSTING TO 20 KT NEAR THE
COAST THIS EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-301515-
RESURRECTION BAY-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-301515-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-301515-
PORT VALDEZ-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-301515-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-301515-
VALDEZ ARM-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-301515-
PASSAGE CANAL-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER DIMINISHING
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-301515-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-301515-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-301515-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-301515-
CHINIAK BAY-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-301515-
MARMOT BAY-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-301515-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-301515-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-301515-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-301515-
KACHEMAK BAY-
633 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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