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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFC 252334
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 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.

PKZ197-261300-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1007 MB LOW NEAR MIDDLETON ISLAND WILL DRIFT TO 40 NM SOUTH OF
YAKUTAT AT 1009 MB SUN AFTERNOON AND THEN DISSIPATE SUN NIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN MOVE OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA THROUGH MON.



PKZ119-261300-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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

THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ120-261300-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE THROUGH THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ121-261300-
RESURRECTION BAY-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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

MON
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ125-261300-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2
FT.

SUN
NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ126-261300-
PORT VALDEZ-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

SUN
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ127-261300-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ128-261300-
VALDEZ ARM-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ129-261300-
PASSAGE CANAL-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR
WHITTIER...GUSTS TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT.

SUN
W WIND 25 KT. NEAR WHITTIER...GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. NEAR WHITTIER...GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3
FT SUBSIDING.

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

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

THU
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ130-261300-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 8 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ131-261300-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ132-261300-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ136-261300-
CHINIAK BAY-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

SUN
NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.

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

MON AND MON NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ137-261300-
MARMOT BAY-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ138-261300-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ139-261300-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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



PKZ140-261300-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

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

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE THROUGH THU
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ141-261300-
KACHEMAK BAY-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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