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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 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.

PKZ199-051215-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...A 987 MB LOW 190 NM
SOUTHWEST OF ADAK MOVES TO 220 NM SOUTHEAST OF ADAK AT 998 MB
TUESDAY EVENING. THIS LOW CONTINUES SOUTHEAST AND WEAKENS THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WESTERN BERING SEA
THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH WEAK LOW PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING.

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PKZ150-051215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ155-051215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ160-051215-
BRISTOL BAY-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

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PKZ165-051215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE TO 15 KT W OF PORT
MOLLER AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ170-051215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

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

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PKZ171-051215-
UNALASKA BAY-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE EARLY EVENING. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-051215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ173-051215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ174-051215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ175-051215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ176-051215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ177-051215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ178-051215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ179-051215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ180-051215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ181-051215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.

$$

PKZ185-051215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
334 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. FREEZING SPRAY N OF 60N.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY N OF 60N IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY N OF 60N.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

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