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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFC

FZAK51 PAFC 252308
CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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.

PKZ197-261215-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 994 mb low 200 nm southeast of Kodiak Island this evening moves
southwest and weakens as a secondary 987 mb low moves to 140 nm
southwest of Kodiak Island Wednesday afternoon. A 996 mb low 160
nm southeast of Middleton Island Tuesday morning moves to 40 nm
southwest of Middleton island Tuesday evening then weakens.



PKZ119-261215-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt becoming E 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 ft.

TUE
E wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

TUE NIGHT
E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.

WED
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

THU
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.



PKZ120-261215-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

GALE WARNING TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight. Seas
6 ft.

TUE
NE wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.

WED
E wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

THU
E wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.



PKZ121-261215-
Resurrection Bay-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

WED
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ125-261215-
Prince William Sound-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ126-261215-
Port Valdez-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
E wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

WED AND WED NIGHT
Variable wind less than 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.



PKZ127-261215-
Valdez Narrows-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

WED AND WED NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ128-261215-
Valdez Arm-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

WED AND WED NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ129-261215-
Passage Canal-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

WED AND WED NIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ130-261215-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TONIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
N wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

THU
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ131-261215-
Barren Islands East-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

GALE WARNING TUESDAY


TONIGHT
E wind 20 kt becoming NE 30 kt after midnight. Seas 7
ft.

TUE
NE wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.

WED
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED NIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

THU
E wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.



PKZ132-261215-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 25 kt increasing to 40 kt after midnight. Seas
6 ft building to 11 ft after midnight. Rain.

TUE
NE wind 40 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.

WED
NE wind 35 kt. Seas 10 ft.

WED NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.



PKZ136-261215-
Chiniak Bay-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight. Seas
4 ft building to 7 ft after midnight. Rain.

TUE
NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

WED
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ137-261215-
Marmot Bay-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft building to 7 ft after
midnight. Rain.

TUE
NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

WED
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ138-261215-
Shelikof Strait-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

GALE WARNING TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt after midnight. Seas
5 ft building to 8 ft after midnight.

TUE
NE wind 40 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.

WED
N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ139-261215-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TONIGHT
N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.

TUE
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ140-261215-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt becoming N 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.

WED AND WED NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU THROUGH SAT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ141-261215-
Kachemak Bay-
308 PM AKDT Mon Sep 25 2017

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt after midnight. Seas
2 ft.

WED AND WED NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.