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


FZAK51 PAFC 212312
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 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.

PKZ197-221215-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH TUE EVENING AND
THEN MOVE TO THE EASTERN GULF BY WED AFTERNOON. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE WESTERN GULF TUE NIGHT.


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PKZ119-221215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ120-221215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ121-221215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-221215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-221215-
PORT VALDEZ-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-221215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-221215-
VALDEZ ARM-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-221215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE EVENING. 
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EARLY EVENING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-221215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ131-221215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ132-221215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ136-221215-
CHINIAK BAY-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. 
SEAS 1 FT.

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PKZ137-221215-
MARMOT BAY-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. 
SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-221215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ139-221215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-221215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ141-221215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
312 PM AKDT MON JUL 21 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT 
BY LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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