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


FZAK51 PAFC 271144
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 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.

PKZ197-280030-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 982 MB LOW 100 NM SOUTH OF COLD BAY WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
AND DISSIPATE FRI EVENING. A 976 MB LOW 450 NM SOUTH OF SAND POINT
WILL MOVE TO 350 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK FRI NIGHT AND WEAKEN TO 983
MB 140 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK SAT NIGHT.

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PKZ119-280030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-280030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ121-280030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-280030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-280030-
PORT VALDEZ-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-280030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-280030-
VALDEZ ARM-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE WIND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-280030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-280030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ131-280030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ132-280030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...
.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ136-280030-
CHINIAK BAY-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-280030-
MARMOT BAY-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...
.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-280030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-280030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...
.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ140-280030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2
FT.

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PKZ141-280030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
344 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.

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