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FZAK51 PAFC 242257
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 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.

PKZ197-251145-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
WEAK LOW PRESSURE COVERS THE GULF OF ALASKA. A 1010 MB LOW ENTERS
THE GULF 290 NM SOUTHWEST OF SITKA MON AFTERNOON AND MOVES TO 85
NM SOUTHEAST OF SEWARD DISSIPATING TUE AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-251145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-251145-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-251145-
RESURRECTION BAY-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-251145-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-251145-
PORT VALDEZ-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-251145-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-251145-
VALDEZ ARM-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-251145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-251145-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-251145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-251145-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ136-251145-
CHINIAK BAY-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-251145-
MARMOT BAY-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-251145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-251145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-251145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-251145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
257 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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