Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home News Organization
 
 
    
    Station List

 Observations
    Mobile Access
    Obs via Google Maps
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         Historical
         DART®
         Oil & Gas ADCP
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    Gliders
    BuoyCAMs Image indicating link to BuoyCAMs page
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Obs Web Widget
    Email Access

 Station Status
    NDBC Maintenance
    NDBC Platforms
    Partner Platforms

 Program Info
    Facebook Logo
    NDBC on Facebook
    About NDBC
     Met/Ocean
          Moored Buoy
          C-MAN
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    CSP
    IOOS® Program
    IOOS® DAC

 Publications
    NDBC DQC Handbook
    Hurricane Data Plots
    Mariners Weather
      Log

    Observing
      Handbook No. 1


 Science Education

 NDBC Director
 FAQ
 Media Inquiries
 Contact Us
 Visitor Information
 Links
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFC 291757 AAA
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

UPDATED ZONE 129

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.

PKZ197-300315-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH EARLY SUN
MORNING.



PKZ119-300315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ120-300315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ121-300315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ125-300315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ126-300315-
PORT VALDEZ-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ127-300315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ128-300315-
VALDEZ ARM-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ129-300315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER INCREASING
TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ130-300315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ131-300315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY


TODAY
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TONIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ132-300315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN THROUGH TUE
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ136-300315-
CHINIAK BAY-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ137-300315-
MARMOT BAY-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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



PKZ138-300315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TODAY
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ139-300315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
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. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ140-300315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
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. SEAS 2 FT.

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

MON
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ141-300315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
957 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

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

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

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.