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FZAK51 PAFC 190038
CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

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.

PKZ197-191315-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 988 mb low will move over Kodiak City by Sun morning then it 
will move to 90 nm southeast of Kodiak City as it intensifies to 
973 mb Sun afternoon. It will then move to 360 nm south of Kodiak 
City at 982 mb by Mon afternoon.

$$

PKZ119-191315-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt increasing to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4
ft building to 9 ft in the afternoon. Snow and rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 45 kt. Seas building to 18 ft in the evening. 
Rain.
.MON...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ120-191315-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...STORM WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt increasing to 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5
ft building to 11 ft in the afternoon. Snow and rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 55 kt. Seas 14 ft building to 21 ft in the
evening. Rain and snow.
.MON...NE wind 45 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ121-191315-
Resurrection Bay-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts to
30 kt near Seward in the early evening. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 
3 ft building to 6 ft in the afternoon. Freezing spray. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 40 kt near Seward. Seas 6 ft. 
Freezing spray.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ125-191315-
Prince William Sound-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming E 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft. Snow.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt becoming NE 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ126-191315-
Port Valdez-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Gusts to 35
kt near Valdez in the early evening. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft 
after midnight.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-191315-
Valdez Narrows-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ128-191315-
Valdez Arm-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4
ft subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft building to 5 ft in the afternoon. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ129-191315-
Passage Canal-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Gusts to 30 kt near Whittier in the evening. 
Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 15 kt becoming W 10 kt after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-191315-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt becoming E 25 kt after midnight. Seas 5 ft.
Snow.
.SUN...NE wind 30 kt becoming N 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft
building to 15 ft in the afternoon. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 45 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.MON...N wind 40 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ131-191315-
Barren Islands East-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...STORM WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt becoming S 25 kt after midnight. Seas 5 ft.
Snow.
.SUN...SE wind 30 kt becoming NE 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 ft
building to 12 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 60 kt. Seas 22 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON...NE wind 50 kt. Seas 22 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ132-191315-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...STORM WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt becoming SW 25 kt after midnight. Seas 6 
ft. Rain and snow.
.SUN...NW wind 45 kt, Seas 12 ft building to 18 ft in the
afternoon. N of Dangerous Cape, S wind 30 kt becoming NW 45 kt in 
the afternoon, Seas 7 ft building to 11 ft in the afternoon. Rain and
snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 60 kt. Seas 24 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON...NE wind 55 kt. Seas 23 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ136-191315-
Chiniak Bay-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...STORM WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2
ft. Snow and rain.
.SUN...W wind 25 kt becoming NW 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft
building to 7 ft in the afternoon. Snow and rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 50 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow.
.MON...N wind 45 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ137-191315-
Marmot Bay-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft. Snow and rain.
.SUN...W wind 25 kt becoming NW 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft
building to 10 ft in the afternoon. Snow and rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 45 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow.
.MON...N wind 40 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ138-191315-
Shelikof Strait-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt becoming SW 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4
ft building to 8 ft. Snow and rain.
.SUN...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.MON...N wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ139-191315-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ140-191315-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ141-191315-
Kachemak Bay-
338 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$


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