Marine Forecast for the North Gulf Coast, Kodiak Island, and Cook Inlet


FZAK51 PAFC 222317
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 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.

PKZ197-231230-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1018 MB LOW 250 NM SOUTH OF SEWARD WILL DRIFT EAST AND
DISSIPATE 300 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT TONIGHT. A 1010 MB LOW 600 NM
SOUTH OF DUTCH HARBOR WILL MOVE TO NEAR SAND POINT SAT AFTERNOON
THEN MOVE NORTH AND MERGE INTO A 1002 MB LOW NEAR NUNIVAK ISLAND
SUN AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-231230-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ120-231230-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ121-231230-
RESURRECTION BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT 
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-231230-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-231230-
PORT VALDEZ-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-231230-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-231230-
VALDEZ ARM-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-231230-
PASSAGE CANAL-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

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PKZ130-231230-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ131-231230-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO NE 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ132-231230-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ136-231230-
CHINIAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

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PKZ137-231230-
MARMOT BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-231230-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ139-231230-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-231230-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT 
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-231230-
KACHEMAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT 
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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