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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
313 AM AKST THU MAR 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.

PKZ199-060100-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 1006 MB LOW 120 NM SOUTHWEST OF GAMBELL WILL MOVE EASTWARD AND
DISSIPATE THIS AFTERNOON. A 981 MB LOW WILL MOVE TO 300 NM NORTHWEST
OF ATTU THIS EVENING AND THEN MOVE TO 110 NM NORTHWEST OF DALL
POINT AT 990 MB SAT MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT WILL ENTER WESTERN
BERING SEA TODAY AND PUSH INTO THE EASTERN BERING SEA BY FRI
MORNING.

$$

PKZ150-060100-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ155-060100-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO
30 KT OUT BAYS AND PASSES IN THE EVENING. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E...W WIND 15 KT
BECOMING SW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ160-060100-
BRISTOL BAY-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ165-060100-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT EXCEPT 15 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...S WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ170-060100-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ171-060100-
UNALASKA BAY-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-060100-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ173-060100-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
17 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ174-060100-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
15 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ175-060100-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

$$

PKZ176-060100-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

PKZ177-060100-
ADAK TO KISKA-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 23 FT.

$$

PKZ178-060100-
KISKA TO ATTU-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 40 KT.
SEAS 13 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

PKZ179-060100-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
16 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ180-060100-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT EXCEPT 10 KT FROM CAPE NEWENHAM N. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5
FT. FREEZING SPRAY N OF CAPE NEWENHAM.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. SNOW AND RAIN. FREEZING
SPRAY N OF CAPE NEWENHAM IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ181-060100-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. PATCHY FOG. SNOW AND RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT.

$$

PKZ185-060100-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
313 AM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NW WIND 20 KT. W OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... SE WIND 35 KT.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 13 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY N OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.FRI...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 17 FT. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 18 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

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