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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

NWS Forecast

FZAK63 PAFC 231137
OFFN12

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
336 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 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-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT E 20 KT NEAR THE COAST. SEAS
4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

TODAY
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TONIGHT AND FRI
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

TODAY
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT AND FRI
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT N GUSTS TO 20 KT DURING THE
EARLY MORNING OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.

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

FRI
NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

TODAY
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

FRI
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

TODAY
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

TODAY
W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.

TONIGHT AND FRI
W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT 15 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
6 FT.

FRI
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

TODAY
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

TODAY
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

TODAY
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

TODAY
N WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

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

FRI
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

KACHEMAK BAY-

TODAY
N WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT NW 20 KT NEAR THE OUTER BAY. SEAS
2 FT...EXCEPT 4 FT NEAR THE OUTER BAY.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.