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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFC 012308
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 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.

PKZ197-021215-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST IN THE GULF OF ALASKA THROUGH MON. A
WEAK TROUGH WILL PERSIST ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH MON.



PKZ119-021215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

TUE
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ120-021215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

TUE
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ121-021215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

SUN
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.

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

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

TUE
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ125-021215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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

MON NIGHT AND TUE
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ126-021215-
PORT VALDEZ-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 MPH NEAR THE PORT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3
FT SUBSIDING.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ127-021215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

SUN
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ128-021215-
VALDEZ ARM-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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

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

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ129-021215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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



PKZ130-021215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT THROUGH THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ131-021215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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

TUE
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ132-021215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ136-021215-
CHINIAK BAY-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

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

TUE
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ137-021215-
MARMOT BAY-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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

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

MON
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ138-021215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT THROUGH WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ139-021215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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

MON NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ140-021215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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

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

MON NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ141-021215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
308 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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