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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFC

FZAK51 PAFC 151120
CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

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.

PKZ197-160030-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1004 mb low 25 nm southeast of Kodiak moves ashore Mon
afternoon. A 1004 mb low 335 nm southeast of Middleton Island Tue
morning moves to 125 nm southeast of Middleton Island at 995 mb
Wed morning.



PKZ119-160030-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TODAY
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
E wind 15 kt except E 30 kt near the coast. Seas 7 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.



PKZ120-160030-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
E wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED
W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ121-160030-
Resurrection Bay-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
S wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt this afternoon. Seas building to 3 ft.
Rain.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft. Rain.

TUE
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain
showers.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ125-160030-
Prince William Sound-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 30 kt this morning near Hinchinbrook Entrance.
Seas 4 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

TUE
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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

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



PKZ126-160030-
Port Valdez-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

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

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

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

WED
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ127-160030-
Valdez Narrows-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

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

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

TUE
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ128-160030-
Valdez Arm-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming Variable wind 10
kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas
2 ft. Rain.

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

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

WED
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ129-160030-
Passage Canal-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

TUE
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ130-160030-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TONIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

FRI
W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.



PKZ131-160030-
Barren Islands East-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
Variable wind 10 kt becoming NW 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 ft.

TUE NIGHT
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
W wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

FRI
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.



PKZ132-160030-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TONIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

FRI
W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.



PKZ136-160030-
Chiniak Bay-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
S wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt becoming SW 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2
ft.

TUE
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ137-160030-
Marmot Bay-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ138-160030-
Shelikof Strait-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
W wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ139-160030-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TONIGHT
NE wind 15 kt becoming NW 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt becoming W 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED THROUGH FRI
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ140-160030-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft building to 5 ft in the
afternoon.

TONIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED THROUGH FRI
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ141-160030-
Kachemak Bay-
320 AM AKDT Mon Jul 15 2019

TODAY
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SE 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt becoming E 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2
ft.

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

TUE NIGHT
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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

THU
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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