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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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.

PKZ199-091330-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 986 MB LOW 80 NM SOUTHEAST OF CAPE NEWENHAM MOVES NORTHWEST
AND DISSIPATES TUE. A WEAK LOW PRESSURE TROUGH CONTINUES OVER
THE WESTERN BERING SEA THROUGH WED. A 957 MB LOW 360 NM SOUTH
OF ATKA MOVES SOUTHEAST AND WEAKENS. A NORTH PACIFIC LOW SKIRTS
THE SOUTHERN GULF OF ALASKA TUE AND HEADS WEST TO 240 NM SOUTH
OF COLD BAY WED AFTERNOON.

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PKZ150-091330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 16 FT BUILDING TO 24 FT. FROM CHIRIKOF ISLAND N...NE WIND 25
KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ155-091330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT...EXCEPT SE 25 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E. SEAS 15 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 23 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ160-091330-
BRISTOL BAY-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ165-091330-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ170-091330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ171-091330-
UNALASKA BAY-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ172-091330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT BUILDING TO 19 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 20 FT SUBSIDING TO 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ173-091330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ174-091330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 20 FT DIMINISHING TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ175-091330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ176-091330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ177-091330-
ADAK TO KISKA-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT BERING SIDE...17 FT PACIFIC
SIDE. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT BERING SIDE...14 FT PACIFIC SIDE.
SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT BERING SIDE...13 FT PACIFIC
SIDE.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ178-091330-
KISKA TO ATTU-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT N 20 KT E OF SHEMYA. SEAS 9 FT
BERING SIDE...14 FT PACIFIC SIDE. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT BERING SIDE...15 FT PACIFIC SIDE.
SNOW SHOWERS. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ179-091330-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ180-091330-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. S OF
CAPE NEWENHAM...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY N OF CAPE NEWENHAM
NEAR THE ICE EDGE IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-091330-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 25 KT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT.

$$

PKZ185-091330-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
323 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT NE 15 W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. FROM
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND E...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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