FZAK51 PAFC 232326
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

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.

PKZ197-241215-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1009 MB LOW 60 NM SOUTH OF CAPE CLEARE WILL SLOWLY DRIFT 
TO 300 NM SOUTH OF CAPE SUCKLING BY FRI AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-241215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ120-241215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ121-241215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-241215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-241215-
PORT VALDEZ-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-241215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW WIND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT 
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-241215-
VALDEZ ARM-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-241215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

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PKZ130-241215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ131-241215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ132-241215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...SW WIND 15 KT 
IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ136-241215-
CHINIAK BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-241215-
MARMOT BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-241215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ139-241215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ140-241215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-241215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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