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CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

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-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 996 mb low 115 nm southwest of Middleton Island moves into Cook
Inlet Sat afternoon and dissipates. A 965 mb low at 295 nm
southeast of Kodiak moves to 20 nm southeast of Cordova at 989 mb
by Sun night.

$$

PKZ119-270100-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming E 50 kt after midnight. Seas 6
ft building to 17 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...E wind 65 kt diminishing to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 24
ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 27 ft.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 24 ft.
.TUE...E wind 35 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft.

$$

PKZ120-270100-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...STORM WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt becoming E 45 kt with gusts to 55 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 ft building to 15 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 55 kt with gusts to 70 kt diminishing to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 24 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 21 ft.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.WED...SE wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.

$$

PKZ121-270100-
Resurrection Bay-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain
showers.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming N 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft
building to 4 ft after midnight. Widespread rain showers.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ125-270100-
Prince William Sound-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt becoming E 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2
ft. Rain showers.
.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 40 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9
ft subsiding to 6 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ126-270100-
Port Valdez-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-270100-
Valdez Narrows-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ128-270100-
Valdez Arm-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ129-270100-
Passage Canal-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON THROUGH WED...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-270100-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt becoming NE 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft building to 11 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ131-270100-
Barren Islands East-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming E 50 kt with gusts to 65 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 ft building to 16 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 50 kt with gusts to 65 kt diminishing to 40 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 22 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.TUE...E wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.WED...SE wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft.

$$

PKZ132-270100-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 20 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt. Seas
5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming NE 50 kt with gusts to 60 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 ft building to 16 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...NW wind 40 kt. N of Dangerous Cape, NE wind 45 kt becoming
NW 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 20 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 35 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 21 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.

$$

PKZ136-270100-
Chiniak Bay-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming NE 40 kt after midnight. Seas 4
ft building to 14 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...N wind 45 kt becoming NW 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 18 ft
subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ137-270100-
Marmot Bay-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt becoming NE 30 kt after midnight. Seas 4
ft building to 12 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 35 kt becoming NW 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 16
ft subsiding to 6 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ138-270100-
Shelikof Strait-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt after midnight. Seas
6 ft building to 13 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...N wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft subsiding to 12 ft in the
afternoon. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E wind 40 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ139-270100-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft building to 4 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft building to 12 ft after
midnight.
.SUN...NE wind 45 kt becoming N 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ140-270100-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft building to 5 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft building to 9 ft after
midnight.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ141-270100-
Kachemak Bay-
403 AM AKDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming NE 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2
ft building to 4 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$


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