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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 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.

PKZ199-181215-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 976 MB LOW 281 NM SOUTH OF DUTCH HARBOR WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TO
982 MB NEAR CHIGNIK LATE SAT NIGHT BEFORE MOVING INLAND OVER THE
ALASKA PENINSULA.

$$

PKZ150-181215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT SE 30 KT E OF CHIRIKOF ISLAND IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ155-181215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT EXCEPT S 30 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ160-181215-
BRISTOL BAY-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7
FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ165-181215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. FROM PORT MOLLER E...NE WIND 35 KT
BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 20 FT EXCEPT 12 FT FROM
PORT MOLLER E. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 40 KT EXCEPT E 25 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS 17
FT EXCEPT 6 FT FROM PORT MOLLER E. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT...SEAS 20 FT. FROM PORT MOLLER E...SE
WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...SEAS 5 FT BUILDING
TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ170-181215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ171-181215-
UNALASKA BAY-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-181215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ173-181215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ174-181215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ175-181215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ176-181215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ177-181215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ178-181215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY FROM SHEMYA W.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY FROM SHEMYA W.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY FROM SHEMYA W.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ179-181215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ180-181215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN ICE
FREE WATERS 5 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ181-181215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT.
.SAT...N WIND 45 KT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SNOW.
.SUN...W WIND 35 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT.

$$

PKZ185-181215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
313 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT...EXCEPT 25 KT W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SAT...N WIND 40 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SNOW.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT.

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