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FZAK51 PAFC 211140
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 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.

PKZ197-220030-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 998 MB LOW 375 NM SOUTH OF COLD BAY STRENGTHEN TO 979 MB 150 NM
SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY TUE NIGHT AND MOVES TO 250 NM SOUTHWEST
OF SITKA AT 998 MB WED NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-220030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-220030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7
FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-220030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-220030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-220030-
PORT VALDEZ-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-220030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-220030-
VALDEZ ARM-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-220030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-220030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-220030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-220030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ136-220030-
CHINIAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-220030-
MARMOT BAY-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-220030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-220030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-220030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-220030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
340 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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