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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFC 222317
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 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.

PKZ197-231230-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1018 MB LOW 250 NM SOUTH OF SEWARD WILL DRIFT EAST AND
DISSIPATE 300 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT TONIGHT. A 1010 MB LOW 600 NM
SOUTH OF DUTCH HARBOR WILL MOVE TO NEAR SAND POINT SAT AFTERNOON
THEN MOVE NORTH AND MERGE INTO A 1002 MB LOW NEAR NUNIVAK ISLAND
SUN AFTERNOON.



PKZ119-231230-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

MON
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ120-231230-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

SUN
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ121-231230-
RESURRECTION BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ125-231230-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ126-231230-
PORT VALDEZ-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

MON THROUGH TUE
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ127-231230-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ128-231230-
VALDEZ ARM-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ129-231230-
PASSAGE CANAL-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.



PKZ130-231230-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S WIND 15 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

SUN
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE AND WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ131-231230-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO NE 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

SUN
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

MON
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

WED
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ132-231230-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.

SAT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MON
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ136-231230-
CHINIAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SAT
E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.



PKZ137-231230-
MARMOT BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.

SUN
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ138-231230-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

GALE WARNING SATURDAY


TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

SUN
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT AND MON
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ139-231230-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ140-231230-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ141-231230-
KACHEMAK BAY-
317 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE AND WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.