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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFC

FZAK51 PAFC 181259
CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

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.

PKZ197-190130-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A front in the central and northern Gulf will persist through Tue.
A 992 mb low will develop near the Barren Islands Sun afternoon
then it will move to 95 nm east of Kodiak City at 990 mb Mon
morning. The low will then move to 50 nm southeast of Seward at
989 mb Tue morning.



PKZ119-190130-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

GALE WARNING TODAY


TODAY
SE wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain.

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

MON
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.

MON NIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

TUE
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.



PKZ120-190130-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.

MON
E wind 25 kt becoming SW 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 11
ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

TUE
W wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED
N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ121-190130-
Resurrection Bay-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

TODAY
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

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

MON
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

MON NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE THROUGH WED
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ125-190130-
Prince William Sound-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

GALE WARNING TODAY


TODAY
E wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
E wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
7 ft subsiding to 4 ft after midnight. Rain.

MON
E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.

MON NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ126-190130-
Port Valdez-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

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

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

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

MON NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE THROUGH THU
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ127-190130-
Valdez Narrows-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

MON
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE THROUGH THU
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ128-190130-
Valdez Arm-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

TODAY
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

MON
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ129-190130-
Passage Canal-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND MONDAY


TODAY
E wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

MON
E wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

MON NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ130-190130-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

GALE WARNING MONDAY


TODAY
E wind 25 kt becoming N 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.
Rain showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain showers.

MON
W wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

TUE
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

WED
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.



PKZ131-190130-
Barren Islands East-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

GALE WARNING MONDAY


TODAY
S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
W wind 20 kt becoming NW 30 kt after midnight. Seas 9 ft. Rain.

MON
W wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

TUE
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

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



PKZ132-190130-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY


TODAY
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft.

TONIGHT
W wind 25 kt becoming NW 35 kt after midnight. Seas 10 ft.

MON
NW wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.

TUE
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

WED
N wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

THU
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.



PKZ136-190130-
Chiniak Bay-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

TODAY
SW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TONIGHT
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.

MON
W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE THROUGH THU
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ137-190130-
Marmot Bay-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

TODAY
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.

MON
W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE THROUGH THU
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ138-190130-
Shelikof Strait-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TONIGHT
W wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain showers.

MON
W wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE THROUGH THU
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ139-190130-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.

MON
N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE THROUGH WED
N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ140-190130-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

TODAY
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.

MON
N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding to 3 ft in the afternoon.
Rain.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE THROUGH THU
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.



PKZ141-190130-
Kachemak Bay-
359 AM AKST Sun Nov 18 2018

TODAY
NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

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

MON
NW wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2
ft.
Rain.

MON NIGHT
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.