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FZAK52 PAFC 271101
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 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.

PKZ199-280015-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 1005 MB LOW 180 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAND POINT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT
DRIFTS EAST THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE BERING
WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN TO A BROAD TROUGH THROUGH THU NIGHT AS A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS ROTATE ACROSS THE NORTHERN BERING.

$$

PKZ150-280015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ155-280015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ160-280015-
BRISTOL BAY-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-280015-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ170-280015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ171-280015-
UNALASKA BAY-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-280015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ173-280015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. DRIZZLE.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ174-280015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. DRIZZLE.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ175-280015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG. DRIZZLE.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ176-280015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. DRIZZLE.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ177-280015-
ADAK TO KISKA-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG. DRIZZLE.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ178-280015-
KISKA TO ATTU-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY LESS THAN 1
NM IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ179-280015-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. DRIZZLE.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ180-280015-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-280015-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ185-280015-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
301 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$



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