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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
353 PM AKST Fri Feb 22 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-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT....

.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of the Copper River
Delta. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts to
30 kt near Seward diminishing after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts to
30 kt near Valdez diminishing after midnight. Seas 3 ft. Freezing
spray.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Arm-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Gusts to 30 kt neat Whittier diminishing after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.SAT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

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

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Barren Islands East-

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

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

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...S wind 10 kt becoming SE 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft after midnight.
.SAT...SE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

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

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt becoming E 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft
building to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray and areas of
freezing fog.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Areas of freezing fog.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Areas of freezing fog.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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