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


FZAK51 PAFC 311615 AAA
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

UPDATED ZONES 127 129

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.

PKZ197-010315-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 991 MB LOW 50 NM S OF SEWARD WILL DISSIPATE LATER THIS MORNING.
A 981 MB LOW WILL FORM 30 NM E OF KODIAK ISLAND THIS AFTERNOON
AND THEN MOVE TO 50 NM S OF SEWARD AT 979 MB SAT MORNING. LOW
PRESSURE WILL THEN PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH SUN MORNING.

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PKZ119-010315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...
.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
11 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT BY AFTERNOON.  SEAS 14 FT.
RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-010315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
12 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ121-010315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW AND RAIN. 
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
3 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-010315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT THIS MORNING. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. 
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
4 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-010315-
PORT VALDEZ-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT  IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-010315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
3 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-010315-
VALDEZ ARM-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-010315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT  IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. 
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE  LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-010315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW AND RAIN. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ131-010315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN. 
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ132-010315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...
.TODAY...S OF DANGEROUS CAPE...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT THIS
MORNING THEN BECOMING SW 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT
BUILDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...
VARIABLE WIND  10 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. 
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ136-010315-
CHINIAK BAY-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN  THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.  RAIN AND
SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
4 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-010315-
MARMOT BAY-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
4 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-010315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...
.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY AFTERNOON.  SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.TONIGHT AND SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-010315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
10 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-010315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...
.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT BY AFTERNOON.  SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
7 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW AND RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-010315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT...STRONGEST WINDS ALONG OUTER BAY.  SEAS
3 FT. RAIN. 
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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