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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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.

PKZ197-270100-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN GULF
THROUGH SAT AFTERNOON...THEN SPREAD INTO THE CENTRAL GULF SAT
NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-270100-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ120-270100-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ121-270100-
RESURRECTION BAY-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR SEWARD BY MIDDAY. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-270100-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-270100-
PORT VALDEZ-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDDAY. GUSTS TO 30
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY MORNING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-270100-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-270100-
VALDEZ ARM-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-270100-
PASSAGE CANAL-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-270100-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-270100-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-270100-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ136-270100-
CHINIAK BAY-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-270100-
MARMOT BAY-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-270100-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-270100-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-270100-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-270100-
KACHEMAK BAY-
402 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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