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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK63 PAFC

FZAK63 PAFC 010031
OFFN12

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
331 PM AKST Mon Nov 30 2020

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-

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 55 kt becoming S 25 kt after midnight. Gusts to
75 kts along the coast through the evening. Seas 15 ft early building
to 23 ft. Rain.

TUE
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain showers.

WED
S wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 55 kt becoming S 25 kt after midnight. Seas
15 ft early building to 21 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft. Widespread rain showers.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain showers.

WED
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
S wind increasing to 25 kt. Seas 2 ft building to 5 ft
after midnight. Snow early becoming rain.

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

TUE NIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Widespread rain showers.

WED
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
E wind increasing to 50 kt then becoming SE 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 ft early building to 12 ft then subsiding to 6 ft
in the early morning. Rain and snow.

TUE
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Widespread rain showers.

WED
S wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Port Valdez-

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

TUE
E wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.

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

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

Valdez Narrows-

TONIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.

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

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain showers.

WED
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Arm-

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE wind 20 kt except becoming SE wind 35 kt near the
Sound. Seas 3 ft early building to 6 ft...highest near the Sound.
Rain and snow.

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

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Widespread rain showers.

WED
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Passage Canal-

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
E wind 35 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
building to 5 ft then subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Rain and
snow.

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

TUE NIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Widespread rain showers.

WED
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE wind 50 kt becoming SE 30 kt after midnight. Seas 17
ft subsiding to 8 ft after midnight. Rain and snow.

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

TUE NIGHT
W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED
W wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Barren Islands East-

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE wind 55 kt early becoming SE wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
Rain.

TUE
S wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

WED
W wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft. Widespread rain showers.

TUE NIGHT
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

WED
W wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain showers.

TUE
S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Marmot Bay-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TONIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Widespread rain showers.

TUE NIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NE 30 kt in the evening becoming S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft
in the evening subsiding to 5 ft. Widespread rain showers.

TUE
S wind 20 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft
subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED
W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE wind 40 kt diminishing to 25 kt after midnight. Seas
building to 20 ft then subsiding to 8 ft after midnight. Rain and
snow.

TUE
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers.

WED
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE wind 35 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
building to 16 ft then subsiding to 6 ft after midnight. Snow and
rain.

TUE
NE wind 15 kt becoming E 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
Rain and snow.

TUE NIGHT
E wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt after midnight. Seas
4 ft.

WED
S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE wind 35 kt becoming S 20 kt after midnight. Seas 7 ft
subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Widespread rain showers and
snow.

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

TUE NIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Widespread rain showers.

WED
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.