Northern Gulf of Alaska NAVTEX Forecast


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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
343 AM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017
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 SATURDAY...
.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 55 kt out of the Copper River Delta. Seas
9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 60 kt out of the Copper River
Delta. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 60 kt out of the Copper River Delta in
the morning. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 18 ft.
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E wind 45 kt. Seas 19 ft.
Resurrection Bay-
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Prince William Sound-
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...NW wind increasing to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 4 ft after
midnight.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Port Valdez-
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...NE 20 kt increasing to 30 kt by afternoon. Seas building to
6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Valdez Narrows-
...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TODAY...N wind 30 kt increasing to 40 kt by late morning. Seas 4 
ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 40 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Valdez Arm-
...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Passage Canal-
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...W wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NW wind 45 kt. Seas 14 ft. Freezing spray near Kamishak Bay.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 13 ft. Freezing spray near Kamishak
Bay.
.SAT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray in the morning near
Kamishak bay.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 11 ft.
Barren Islands East-
...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 45 kt. Seas 21 ft.
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NW wind 45 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt except NW 30 kt N of Dangerous Cape. Seas
13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 45 kt. Seas 19 ft.
Chiniak Bay-
...GALE WARNING TODAY...
.TODAY...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...N wind 45 kt. Seas 18 ft.
Marmot Bay-
...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NW wind 40 kt diminishing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas
6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.
Shelikof Strait-
...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NW wind 45 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt after midnight. Seas
8 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 40 kt. Seas 11 ft.
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding to 3 ft after
midnight.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 10 ft.
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
.TODAY...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft. Areas of freezing fog.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
Kachemak Bay-
.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
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