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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFC

FZAK51 PAFC 190007
CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 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.

PKZ197-191300-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A front moves across the southern Gulf late tonight making it to
the northern gulf by early Tuesday...then stalls along the coast
through Wednesday night.



PKZ119-191300-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING TUESDAY


TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt becoming SE 30 kt after midnight. Seas 9 ft.
 Rain.

TUE
SE wind 40 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft. Rain.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft.

THU
S wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft.

FRI
S wind 35 kt. Seas 19 ft.

SAT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 15 ft.



PKZ120-191300-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt increasing to 35 kt after midnight. Seas
10 ft. Rain.

TUE
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.

WED
S wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.

THU
S wind 35 kt. Seas 19 ft.

FRI
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.

SAT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.



PKZ121-191300-
Resurrection Bay-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow.

TUE
Variable wind 15 kt becoming S 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft. Widespread rain showers.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.

WED AND WED NIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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



PKZ125-191300-
Prince William Sound-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 10 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight. Seas
2 ft building to 6 ft after midnight. Rain with snow.

TUE
E wind 40 kt becoming SE 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
Rain.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft building to 6 ft after
midnight. Rain.

WED
S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

FRI
S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SAT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ126-191300-
Port Valdez-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Widespread snow and rain showers.

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

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

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

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



PKZ127-191300-
Valdez Narrows-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

TONIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers and widespread
rain showers.

TUE
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

WED
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

FRI
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ128-191300-
Valdez Arm-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Rain.

TUE
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ129-191300-
Passage Canal-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

TUE
E wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft
subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

WED AND WED NIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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



PKZ130-191300-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
E wind 30 kt increasing to 45 kt after midnight. Seas
9 ft building to 16 ft after midnight. Rain.

TUE
E wind 45 kt becoming SE 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 16 ft
subsiding to 11 ft in the afternoon. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

THU
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

FRI
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SAT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ131-191300-
Barren Islands East-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 35 kt. Seas 16 ft.

WED
S wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.

SAT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.



PKZ132-191300-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S wind 30 kt increasing to 40 kt after midnight. Seas
16 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 35 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 30 kt increasing to 40 kt after midnight. Seas
20 ft.

WED
SW wind 40 kt. Seas 22 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
SW wind 35 kt. Seas 24 ft.

SAT
W wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.



PKZ136-191300-
Chiniak Bay-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 35 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 35 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED
S wind 35 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

FRI
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ137-191300-
Marmot Bay-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
S wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

FRI
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ138-191300-
Shelikof Strait-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 35 kt. Seas 10 ft except 16 ft over the
southern portion of the Strait.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

THU
S wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

FRI THROUGH SAT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.



PKZ139-191300-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 30 kt increasing to 40 kt after midnight. Seas
7 ft building to 13 ft after midnight. Snow and rain.

TUE
NE wind 40 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
13 ft subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain showers.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

THU
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ140-191300-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
NE wind 15 kt becoming N 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 ft
building to 9 ft after midnight.

TUE
N wind 30 kt becoming NE 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft
subsiding to 3 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow.

TUE NIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

WED AND WED NIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

THU
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ141-191300-
Kachemak Bay-
307 PM AKST Mon Nov 18 2019

TONIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

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

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

WED
S wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

FRI
S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.