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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
354 PM AKST Sun Jan 26 2020

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 MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt the evening becoming SE 25 kt. Gusts to 35
kt out of the Copper River Delta. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray near the
coast. Snow showers.
.MON...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft.
Freezing spray. Widespread snow showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing
spray. Snow.
.MON...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 25 kt becoming Variable wind 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft after midnight. Freezing
spray in the evening. Snow.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray. Widespread snow
showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray. Snow.
.MON...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.
.MON...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Widespread snow showers.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Passage Canal-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt near Whittier. Seas 4 ft.
Heavy freezing spray. Snow.
.MON...W wind 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt near Whittier in the morning.
Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 20 kt becoming E 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Freezing spray in the evening. Widespread snow showers.
.TUE...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 16 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...N wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas in ice free waters 13 ft. Heavy
freezing spray.
.MON...N wind 30 kt. Seas in ice free waters 11 ft. Heavy freezing
spray.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas in ice free waters 7 ft subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Heavy
freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 35 kt. Seas in ice free waters 13 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt.

Kachemak Bay-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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