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NWS Forecast

FZAK63 PAFC 101150
OFFN12

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
350 AM AKDT THU JUL 10 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 FRIDAY


TODAY
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
E WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK
ENTRANCE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.

FRI
SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR
THE COAST...E WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 17 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

GALE WARNING TODAY


TODAY
E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT BY LATE MORNING.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS
S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.

FRI
S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.

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

SAT
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

TONIGHT
E WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 55 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK ENTRANCE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.

FRI
E WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

TODAY
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.

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

FRI
E WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

TODAY
NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.

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

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

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

GALE WARNING FRIDAY


TODAY
NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

FRI
E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY


TODAY
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

FRI
E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.

FRI
NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING E 20 KT BY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

GALE WARNING TODAY


TODAY
E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

FRI
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. S OF DANGEROUS CAPE...S WIND 15 KT
BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING
SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. S OF DANGEROUS CAPE...W WIND 25 KT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

FRI
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

TODAY
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

FRI
SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

TODAY
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT THROUGH MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT...SHIFTING TO W 15 KT SOUTH END
OF STRAIT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

FRI
NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 15 KT BY LATE
MORNING. SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.

FRI
NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 15 KT BY LATE
MORNING. SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT BY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

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

FRI
E WIND 15 KT BECOMING S BY LATE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.