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FZAK51 PAFC 192316
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 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.

PKZ197-201245-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A COLD FRONT OVER THE SOUTHWEST GULF WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES TO
THE NORTHERN TO EASTERN GULF ON MON.

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PKZ119-201245-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 15
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ120-201245-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ121-201245-
RESURRECTION BAY-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-201245-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ126-201245-
PORT VALDEZ-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-201245-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-201245-
VALDEZ ARM-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-201245-
PASSAGE CANAL-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-201245-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ131-201245-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ132-201245-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-201245-
CHINIAK BAY-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-201245-
MARMOT BAY-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW WIND 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-201245-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ139-201245-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-201245-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-201245-
KACHEMAK BAY-
316 PM AKDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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