FZAK51 PAFC 161137
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 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.

PKZ197-170030-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1000 MB LOW NEAR 210 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK WILL MOVE TO 150 NM
SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK EARLY THU MORNING AND THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE
NORTHWEST GULF THU NIGHT. A 997 MB NORTHEAST PACIFIC LOW WILL
DEVELOP THIS MORNING AND STRENGTHEN TO 986 MB AS IT MOVES 210 NM
SOUTH OF YAKUTAT EARLY THU MORNING AND THEN WEAKENS AND DISSIPATES
AS IT MOVES INLAND NEAR YAKUTAT THU NIGHT.


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PKZ119-170030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT THIS MORNING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ120-170030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-170030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-170030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-170030-
PORT VALDEZ-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-170030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-170030-
VALDEZ ARM-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-170030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W 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...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-170030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-170030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-170030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT EXCEPT E 15 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS 7 FT.
SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ136-170030-
CHINIAK BAY-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ137-170030-
MARMOT BAY-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-170030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ139-170030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ140-170030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ141-170030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
337 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

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

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