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NWS Forecast

FZAK63 PAFC 172316
OFFN12

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
316 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.

THU
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT DIMINISHING TO 9 FT. RAIN.

FRI
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

THU
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

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

THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
RAIN.

FRI
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT. RAIN.

THU
E WIND 30 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.

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

FRI
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.

THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.

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

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

VALDEZ NARROWS-

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.

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

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

FRI
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

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

FRI
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.

THU
E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.

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

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

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY


TONIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

THU
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN.

THU
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU
NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
RAIN.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

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

THU
NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY


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

THU
NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.

THU
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

THU
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.

FRI
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY


TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

THU
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.

FRI
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

THU
N WIND 15 KT EXCEPT 25 KT OVER THE OUTER BAY. SEAS 3
FT EXCEPT 5 FT OVER THE OUTER BAY. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.

FRI
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.