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


FZAK51 PAFC 182356
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 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.

PKZ197-191300-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 974 MB LOW NEAR 57N 144W WILL MOVE ONSHORE NEAR 61N 147W FRI
AFTERNOON AND WEAKEN THROUGH SAT AS IT CONTINUES INLAND.

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PKZ119-191300-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
15 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11
FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ120-191300-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10
FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 9 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10
KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ121-191300-
RESURRECTION BAY-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-191300-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ126-191300-
PORT VALDEZ-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-191300-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-191300-
VALDEZ ARM-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-191300-
PASSAGE CANAL-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-191300-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ131-191300-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ132-191300-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ136-191300-
CHINIAK BAY-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-191300-
MARMOT BAY-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-191300-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-191300-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ140-191300-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-191300-
KACHEMAK BAY-
356 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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