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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 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.

PKZ199-281215-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 987 MB LOW 425 NM SOUTH OF SHEMYA MOVES TO 100 NM NORTHWEST OF
AMCHITKA AT 978 MB THU AFTERNOON...THEN MOVES TO 350 NM NORTH OF
SHEMYA AT 990 MB FRI AFTERNOON.

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PKZ150-281215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ155-281215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT EXCEPT SE 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT SE 25 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ160-281215-
BRISTOL BAY-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-281215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ170-281215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ171-281215-
UNALASKA BAY-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-281215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ173-281215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ174-281215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ175-281215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ176-281215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ177-281215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 17 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ178-281215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

$$

PKZ179-281215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ180-281215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ181-281215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-281215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
306 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S 25 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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