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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 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.

PKZ197-251245-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1008 MB LOW 480 NM SOUTH OF SAND POINT WILL INTENSIFY TO A 982
MB LOW AT 240 NM SOUTH OF MIDDLETON ISLAND SAT AFTERNOON. THIS
LOW WILL THEN INTENSIFY TO 976 MB AS IT MOVES TO 300 NM SOUTHEAST
OF KODIAK SAT NIGHT THEN WEAKEN TO 979 MB AS IT MOVES TO 420 NM
SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-251245-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-251245-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ121-251245-
RESURRECTION BAY-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-251245-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-251245-
PORT VALDEZ-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-251245-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-251245-
VALDEZ ARM-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-251245-
PASSAGE CANAL-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-251245-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-251245-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-251245-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-251245-
CHINIAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-251245-
MARMOT BAY-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-251245-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-251245-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-251245-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-251245-
KACHEMAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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