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FZAK52 PAFC 052324
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

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.

PKZ199-061230-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...A 994 MB LOW 200 NM
SOUTH OF ATKA WILL MOVE TO 520 NM SOUTH OF DUTCH HARBOR WED
AFTERNOON AT 1004 MB THEN WELL INTO THE PACIFIC WED EVENING. A
1006 MB LOW 50 NM WEST OF SITKINAK LATE WED NIGHT WILL MOVE TO
NEAR PORT HEIDEN THU AFTERNOON AT 1003 MB.

$$

PKZ150-061230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT BECOMING NE 20 KT OUT OF
SHELIKOF STRAIT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT EXCEPT NE 30 KT OUT OF SHELIKOF STRAIT. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT EXCEPT NE 25 KT OUT OF SHELIKOF STRAIT IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ155-061230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ160-061230-
BRISTOL BAY-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-061230-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ170-061230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ171-061230-
UNALASKA BAY-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-061230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-061230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ174-061230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ175-061230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ176-061230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ177-061230-
ADAK TO KISKA-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ178-061230-
KISKA TO ATTU-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ179-061230-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ180-061230-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-061230-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
1 FOOT.

$$

PKZ185-061230-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
324 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY
N OF 61N IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$



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