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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFC 032306
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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.

PKZ197-041145-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A FRONT OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF WILL TRACK TO THE NORTHERN GULF
SAT AFTERNOON THEN DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES ONSHORE SAT NIGHT.



PKZ119-041145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.

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

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ120-041145-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

GALE WARNING SATURDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ121-041145-
RESURRECTION BAY-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

SAT
N WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

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

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

MON
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ125-041145-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

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

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

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

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

WED
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ126-041145-
PORT VALDEZ-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

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

SUN
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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

WED
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ127-041145-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.

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

SUN
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

MON
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ128-041145-
VALDEZ ARM-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.

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

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

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

TUE
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ129-041145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.

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

MON
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

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



PKZ130-041145-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

GALE WARNING SATURDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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



PKZ131-041145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

GALE WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

SAT
E WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 14 FT.
RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ132-041145-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT DURING THE EVENING.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.

SAT
SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 10 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

MON
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ136-041145-
CHINIAK BAY-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

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

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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



PKZ137-041145-
MARMOT BAY-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

SAT
E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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



PKZ138-041145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY


TONIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

SAT
NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ139-041145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY


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

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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

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



PKZ140-041145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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

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



PKZ141-041145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
306 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

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

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.

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

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

WED
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.