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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 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.

PKZ199-151230-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 985 MB LOW CENTERED OVER UNALASKA WILL DRIFT EAST AND DISSIPATE
THROUGH MON AFTERNOON. A 978 MB LOW SOUTH OF KAMCHATKA PENINSULA
WILL MOVE TO 370 NM NORTHWEST OF SHEMYA MON AFTERNOON AND
STRENGTHEN TO 965 MB BEFORE MOVING INLAND OVER RUSSIA TUE
MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT REACHES THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS EARLY MON
MORNING AND THE EASTERN ALEUTIANS BY TUE MORNING.

$$

PKZ150-151230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-151230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ160-151230-
BRISTOL BAY-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-151230-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
FROM PORT MOLLER E...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ170-151230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ171-151230-
UNALASKA BAY-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ172-151230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

$$

PKZ173-151230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

PKZ174-151230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

PKZ175-151230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

PKZ176-151230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

PKZ177-151230-
ADAK TO KISKA-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 23 FT.

$$

PKZ178-151230-
KISKA TO ATTU-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 24 FT.

$$

PKZ179-151230-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ180-151230-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-151230-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT.

$$

PKZ185-151230-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
255 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...E 30 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... SE 35 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 12 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$


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