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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
255 PM AKDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt becoming SE 15 kt after midnight. Near the
coast, E wind 40 kt diminishing to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 10 ft.
Rain and snow.
.THU...E wind 20 kt except E 30 kt near the coast. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
11 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Snow.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow showers.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt becoming variable less than 10 kt after
midnight. Gusts to 25 kt in the evening. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
9 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 kt becoming N 25 kt after midnight. N of
Dangerous Cape, variable wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...NW wind 25 kt except N 20 kt N of Dangerous Cape. Seas 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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