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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS
14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO E 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT BY
LATE EVENING. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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