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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK63 PAFC

FZAK63 PAFC 272356
OFFN12

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
356 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
Variable wind less to 10 kt in the morning becoming E wind 15
kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
E wind increasing to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

TONIGHT
S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI NIGHT
S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

TONIGHT
SW wind to 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.

FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.

FRI NIGHT
W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

TONIGHT
SW wind 15 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
Rain showers.

FRI
Variable wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.

FRI NIGHT
SW wind 15 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SAT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Barren Islands East-

TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

TONIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI NIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI NIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Marmot Bay-

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
E wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI NIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-

TONIGHT
S wind increasing to 20 kt. Seas building to 6 ft.

FRI
S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

TONIGHT
SW wind increasing to 15 kt. Seas building to 5 ft.

FRI
S wind 15 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

TONIGHT
SW wind 15 kt becoming SE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4
ft subsiding to 2 ft after midnight. Patchy fog.

FRI
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI NIGHT
W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.