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FZAK51 PAFC 261152
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1006 MB LOW AT 55N 158W ON SAT MORNING MOVES TO 58N 154W AT
1004 MB BY SUN MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT STRETCHES ALONG THE
ALASKA PENINSULA THROUGH SUN MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE LINGERS OVER
SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA AND THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH SUN MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-270100-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ120-270100-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4  FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-270100-
RESURRECTION BAY-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-270100-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-270100-
PORT VALDEZ-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-270100-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-270100-
VALDEZ ARM-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-270100-
PASSAGE CANAL-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-270100-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ131-270100-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ132-270100-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ136-270100-
CHINIAK BAY-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-270100-
MARMOT BAY-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-270100-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ139-270100-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-270100-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-270100-
KACHEMAK BAY-
352 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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