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FZAK51 PAFC 272315
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
315 PM AKDT MON APR 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.

PKZ197-281200-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 990 MB LOW 350 NM SOUTH OF CAPE SUCKLING WILL MOVE TO 400 NM
SOUTH OF CAPE SUCKLING NOON TUE AT 996 MB THEN DISSIPATE TUE
AFTERNOON. A 987 MB LOW AT CAPE FAIRWEATHER LATE TUE MORNING WILL
MOVE TO MONTAGUE ISLAND LATE TUE EVENING AT 996 MB THEN MOVE
INLAND NEAR KAMISHAK BAY WED MORNING. A 997 MB LOW AT 50 NM
SOUTHEAST OF SITKINAK LATE WED MORNING WILL MOVE TO 240 NM SOUTH
OF MIDDLETON ISLAND WED AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-281200-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-281200-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-281200-
RESURRECTION BAY-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-281200-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-281200-
PORT VALDEZ-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-281200-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-281200-
VALDEZ ARM-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-281200-
PASSAGE CANAL-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-281200-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-281200-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ132-281200-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ136-281200-
CHINIAK BAY-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ137-281200-
MARMOT BAY-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ138-281200-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-281200-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-281200-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-281200-
KACHEMAK BAY-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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