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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

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.

PKZ197-251230-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A strong front in the western Gulf of Alaska will weaken as it
moves into the eastern Gulf Tue night. Southwest flow will
prevail across the Gulf through Thursday afternoon.

$$

PKZ119-251230-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 35 kt becoming SW 20 kt after midnight. Seas
15 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ120-251230-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ121-251230-
Resurrection Bay-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the evening. Seas 5
ft subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Rain showers.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ125-251230-
Prince William Sound-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 35 kt becoming S 15 kt after midnight. Seas 7
ft subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Rain.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ126-251230-
Port Valdez-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt becoming SW after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
Widespread rain showers.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain and snow showers.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-251230-
Valdez Narrows-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.WED...SW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain and snow
showers.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ128-251230-
Valdez Arm-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt becoming SW wind 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 ft subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Widespread rain showers.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-251230-
Passage Canal-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening. Seas 3 ft.
Rain.
.WED...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers and snow
showers.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-251230-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ131-251230-
Barren Islands East-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ132-251230-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.WED...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ136-251230-
Chiniak Bay-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ137-251230-
Marmot Bay-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ138-251230-
Shelikof Strait-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain showers.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ139-251230-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ140-251230-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ141-251230-
Kachemak Bay-
352 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$



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