The southwest winds are a good push for salmon holding in the inlet; here's the weather forecast for the next few days:

Cook Inlet north of Kamishak Bay and English Bay 400 PM ADT Fri Jul 20 2007
.Tonight...S wind 15 kt becoming variable 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft. .Sat...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft. .Sat night...SW wind 15 kt becoming variable 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft. .Sun through Wed...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Call 907-262-9611 for the latest recorded update on commercial guys going out or check ADF&G's website for the latest commercial opener news: http://csfish.adfg.state.ak.us/newsrelease/select.php select UPPER COOK INLET for the latest and greatest on the Kenai/Kasilof from the drop down list. Enjoy!