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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFC

FZAK51 PAFC 280001
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 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.

PKZ197-281315-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1005 MB LOW 260 NM SOUTHWEST OF KODIAK ISLAND REMAINS NEARLY
STATIONARY BEFORE DISSIPATING SUN AFTERNOON. A FRONT OVER THE
NORTHERN GULF COAST DISSIPATES TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
EASTERN GULF AND THE NORTHERN GULF COAST REMAINS IN PLACE
THROUGH TUE MORNING.



PKZ119-281315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.

SUN
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE THROUGH THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ120-281315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN.

SUN
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ121-281315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

SUN
S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

MON
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ125-281315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT. RAIN.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE THROUGH THU
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ126-281315-
PORT VALDEZ-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

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

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

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

MON
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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



PKZ127-281315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

SUN
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE THROUGH THU
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ128-281315-
VALDEZ ARM-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

TONIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

SUN
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

MON
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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



PKZ129-281315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN.

MON AND MON NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ130-281315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

SUN
E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE THROUGH THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ131-281315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT. RAIN.

SUN
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ132-281315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.

SUN
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ136-281315-
CHINIAK BAY-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.

SUN
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ137-281315-
MARMOT BAY-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE THROUGH THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ138-281315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

WED
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ139-281315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

SUN
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

MON
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

TUE
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ140-281315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.

MON
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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

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



PKZ141-281315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
401 PM AKDT SAT MAY 27 2017

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

SUN
E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

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

MON
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

TUE THROUGH THU
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.