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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
341 AM AKDT Tue Sep 25 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-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt becoming Variable 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind increasing to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 15 kt
after midnight. Gusts to 25 kt near Whittier after midnight.
Seas 2 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts to 25 kt near Whittier in the morning. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

.TODAY...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Barren Islands East-

.TODAY...W wind 15 kt early, then becoming Variable wind 10 kt.
Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.THU...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt becoming NE 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.THU...E wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TODAY...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt becoming Variable wind 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft building to 6 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.THU...E wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt during the afternoon.
Seas 8 ft subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 ft subsiding. Patchy fog.
.WED...NE wind increasing to 20 kt. Seas building to 5 ft.
Patchy fog.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt during the afternoon.
Seas 8 ft subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 ft subsiding. Patchy fog.
.WED...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming E 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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