FZAK51 PAFC 271155
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

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.

PKZ197-280030-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE GULF OF AK THROUGH THU NIGHT.

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PKZ119-280030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ120-280030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ121-280030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

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PKZ125-280030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

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PKZ126-280030-
PORT VALDEZ-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

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PKZ127-280030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-280030-
VALDEZ ARM-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-280030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-280030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ131-280030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ132-280030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ136-280030-
CHINIAK BAY-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-280030-
MARMOT BAY-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW 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...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-280030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-280030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ140-280030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ141-280030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
355 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

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