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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFC

FZAK51 PAFC 272330
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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.

PKZ197-281245-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF THROUGH SAT
NIGHT...THEN PUSHES SOUTH. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS
ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST LATE SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFTS OVER
KODIAK ISLAND BY SUN AFTERNOON.



PKZ119-281245-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT AND SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON THROUGH TUE
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ120-281245-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ121-281245-
RESURRECTION BAY-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ125-281245-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ126-281245-
PORT VALDEZ-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

MON THROUGH WED
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ127-281245-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ128-281245-
VALDEZ ARM-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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



PKZ129-281245-
PASSAGE CANAL-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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

SUN THROUGH WED
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ130-281245-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT AND SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ131-281245-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

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

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ132-281245-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT AND SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ136-281245-
CHINIAK BAY-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ137-281245-
MARMOT BAY-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

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

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ138-281245-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON THROUGH WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ139-281245-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ140-281245-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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

MON THROUGH TUE
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ141-281245-
KACHEMAK BAY-
330 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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