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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
323 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

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...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

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

PORT VALDEZ-

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.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 W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
22 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
21 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

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

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

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

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
18 FT SUBSIDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT BUILDING TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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