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FZAK52 PAFC 061110
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 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.

PKZ199-070015-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 1000 MB LOW 330 NM SOUTHEAST OF ADAK WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES
INTO THE NORTH PACIFIC THIS AFTERNOON. A 1011 MB LOW NEAR SITKINAK
WILL MOVE OVER PORT HEIDEN WHILE STRENGTHENING TO 1003 MB THIS
AFTERNOON. THIS LOW THEN GRADUALLY WEAKENS WHILE REMAINING STATIONARY
THROUGH THU AND DISSIPATES LATE THU. A 1000 MB LOW WILL MOVE TO
450 NM SOUTH OF ATTU LATE THU.

$$

PKZ150-070015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. N OF CHIRIKOF ISLAND...NE WIND 15
KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. N OF CHIRIKOF ISLAND...VARIABLE WIND 15
KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ155-070015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

$$

PKZ160-070015-
BRISTOL BAY-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-070015-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT EXCEPT NW 10 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS 5
FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ170-070015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ171-070015-
UNALASKA BAY-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

$$

PKZ172-070015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ173-070015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ174-070015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ175-070015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

$$

PKZ176-070015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ177-070015-
ADAK TO KISKA-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ178-070015-
KISKA TO ATTU-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ179-070015-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ180-070015-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-070015-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.

$$

PKZ185-070015-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
310 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$


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