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FZAK51 PAFC 211208
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

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.

PKZ197-220045-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 979 MB LOW NEAR PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND WILL MOVE OVER THE KENAI
PENINSULA THIS MORNING WHILE WEAKENING TO 986 MB. THE LOW THEN
ELONGATES AND BECOMES COMPLEX WITH MULTIPLE LOW CENTERS OVER THE
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA. A 977 MB LOW MOVES TO 350 NM SOUTH OF
YAKUTAT LATE MON.

$$

PKZ119-220045-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...
.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ120-220045-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ121-220045-
RESURRECTION BAY-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-220045-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-220045-
PORT VALDEZ-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-220045-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...
.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-220045-
VALDEZ ARM-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-220045-
PASSAGE CANAL-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT AND MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-220045-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-220045-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND MONDAY...
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ132-220045-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...
.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

$$

PKZ136-220045-
CHINIAK BAY-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-220045-
MARMOT BAY-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-220045-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-220045-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-220045-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-220045-
KACHEMAK BAY-
308 AM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

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