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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK63 PAFC

FZAK63 PAFC 311149
OFFN12

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
349 AM AKDT Tue Mar 31 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-

TODAY
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TONIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

TODAY
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

TODAY
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TONIGHT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
N wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.

WED NIGHT
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

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

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

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

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

THU
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

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

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

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

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

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

Valdez Narrows-

TODAY
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TONIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Arm-

TODAY
NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.

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

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

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

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

Passage Canal-

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

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

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

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

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

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY


TODAY
Variable wind 10 kt becoming E 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
5 ft.

TONIGHT
E wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED
E wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

THU
E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Barren Islands East-

TODAY
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.  and rain.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

THU
S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY


TODAY
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain and snow.

WED
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain and snow.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

THU
S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

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

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft after
midnight. Snow.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain and snow.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Marmot Bay-

TODAY
NW wind 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain and snow.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

THU
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

TODAY
SW wind 15 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.

TONIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow and rain.

WED
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow.

WED NIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

TODAY
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.

TONIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.

WED
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

TODAY
NE wind 10 kt. Seas in ice free waters 2 ft.

TONIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas in ice free waters 2 ft.

WED
NE wind 15 kt. Seas in ice free waters 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas in ice free waters 3 ft.

THU
NE wind 10 kt. Seas in ice free waters 2 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

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

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

WED
E wind 10 kt becoming SE 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.