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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
347 AM AKDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

.TODAY...Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TODAY...Variable wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Rain showers.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog. Rain showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog. Rain showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Patchy fog. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft. Rain showers.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT AND THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Barren Islands East-

.TODAY...W wind 15 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.TONIGHT AND THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TODAY...SW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt.
Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

.TODAY...SW wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt by afternoon.
Seas 4 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...E wind 35 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TODAY...S wind 15 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TODAY...SW wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.

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