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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
359 PM AKST Thu Jan 21 2021

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-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt after midnight. Seas
4 ft building to 6 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Snow and rain.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.FRI...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
2 ft. Rain and snow.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 20 kt becoming E 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain and snow.
.SAT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 12
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
16 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 13
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.SAT...W wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft
building to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW 15 kt after midnight. Seas
7 ft subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
10 ft subsiding to 6 ft after midnight. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft building to 6 ft in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW after midnight. Seas 9 ft
subsiding to 6 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SAT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW 35 kt after midnight. Seas
5 ft building to 10 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain and snow.
.SAT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas in ice free waters 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas in ice free waters 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas in ice free waters 7 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas in ice free waters 6 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SAT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

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