FZAK51 PAFC 011525
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 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.

PKZ197-020315-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 993 MB NORTH PACIFIC LOW WILL STRENGTHEN TO 974 MB 150 NM SOUTH
OF MIDDLETON ISLAND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.


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PKZ119-020315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. 
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ120-020315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS
3 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ121-020315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU THROUGH SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ125-020315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ126-020315-
PORT VALDEZ-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ127-020315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-020315-
VALDEZ ARM-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ129-020315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ130-020315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ131-020315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. 
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ132-020315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS BUILDING
TO 17 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. 
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ136-020315-
CHINIAK BAY-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ137-020315-
MARMOT BAY-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ138-020315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ139-020315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. 
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-020315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ141-020315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
725 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

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

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