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Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
535 PM AKDT Fri May 25 2018

UPDATE TO ZONES 126 AND 127

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt in the morning becoming E. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft subsiding to 1 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT...E wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming N 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt. Seas
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Barren Islands East-

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 kt in the evening becoming W 20 kt. Seas
6  ft.
.SUN...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt in the morning becoming NE 15 kt. Seas
4  ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind in the evening becoming W 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming NW. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt becoming variable 10 kt after midnight. Seas
5  ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming W 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft after midnight.
.SUN...W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight. Seas
5 ft subsiding to 3 ft after midnight.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming S 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3  ft.
.SUN...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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