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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 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.

PKZ199-301300-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL BERING SEA WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SAT. A FRONT OVER THE SOUTHEAST BERING SEA WILL
DISSIPATE LATE FRI. ANOTHER FRONT FROM THE NORTH PACIFIC WILL
APPROACH THE ALASKA PENINSULA SAT.

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PKZ150-301300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ155-301300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 23 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ160-301300-
BRISTOL BAY-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-301300-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ170-301300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ171-301300-
UNALASKA BAY-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ172-301300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ173-301300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 50 KT NEAR NIKOLSKI.
SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ174-301300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 50 KT NEAR NIKOLSKI.
SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ175-301300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ176-301300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ177-301300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ178-301300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ179-301300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ180-301300-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

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PKZ181-301300-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT.

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PKZ185-301300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
300 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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