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


FZAK51 PAFC 282344
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

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.

PKZ197-291245-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF 
THROUGH TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD IN THROUGH THURSDAY.

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PKZ119-291245-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ120-291245-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ121-291245-
RESURRECTION BAY-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-291245-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-291245-
PORT VALDEZ-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-291245-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-291245-
VALDEZ ARM-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-291245-
PASSAGE CANAL-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-291245-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ131-291245-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ132-291245-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ136-291245-
CHINIAK BAY-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

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PKZ137-291245-
MARMOT BAY-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-291245-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ139-291245-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ140-291245-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ141-291245-
KACHEMAK BAY-
344 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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