FZAK51 PAFC 310208
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

UPDATED ZONES 121 AND 129

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.

PKZ197-311515-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF FRI NIGHT AND SPREAD
INTO THE CENTRAL GULF SAT. THIS FRONT WILL THEN REMAIN STATIONARY
AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH SUN.

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PKZ119-311515-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT  OF
THE COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 6 FT EXCEPT 2 FT NEAR THE COAST. 
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 6 FT EXCEPT 2 FT NEAR THE COAST. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-311515-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT EXCEPT 2 FT 
NEAR THE COAST. 
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT EXCEPT 3 FT NEAR THE COAST. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ121-311515-
RESURRECTION BAY-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON THROUGH WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ125-311515-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS  
AND PASSES. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS  
AND PASSES. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ126-311515-
PORT VALDEZ-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ127-311515-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-311515-
VALDEZ ARM-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ129-311515-
PASSAGE CANAL-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-311515-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY  AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ131-311515-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ132-311515-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 20 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ136-311515-
CHINIAK BAY-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ137-311515-
MARMOT BAY-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-311515-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON THROUGH WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ139-311515-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ140-311515-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. 
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE 
WATERS 2 FT. 
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. 
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

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PKZ141-311515-
KACHEMAK BAY-
508 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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