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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 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.

PKZ199-311230-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING WILL MOVE OVER
SOUTHWEST AK ON TUE. A 1004 MB LOW 350 NM SOUTH OF ADAK MON
MORNING MOVES TO 100 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAINT PAUL TUE AFTERNOON AT
1002 MB. A 995 MB LOW 150 NM WEST OF ATTU MAINTAINS STRENGTH AS
IT MOVES TO 240 NM NORTHWEST OF ATTU TUE AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-311230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ155-311230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. W OF THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS...NW WIND 15
KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT W OF THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ160-311230-
BRISTOL BAY-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

$$

PKZ165-311230-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT EXCEPT NW 25 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. FROM PORT MOLLER E...NW WIND 20 KT IN THE
MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ170-311230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ171-311230-
UNALASKA BAY-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-311230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-311230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ174-311230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ175-311230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ176-311230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ177-311230-
ADAK TO KISKA-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ178-311230-
KISKA TO ATTU-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. DENSE FOG.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ179-311230-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ180-311230-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ181-311230-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-311230-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 20 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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