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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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.

PKZ199-291300-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...A 998 MB LOW 75 NM EAST
OF COLD BAY TO DISSIPATE THIS EVENING. A 982 MB LOW 125 NM NORTH
OF ADAK AND A 980 MB LOW 350 NM NORTHWEST OF SHEMYA WILL COMBINE
INTO ONE LOW AT 991 MB 450 NM NORTHWEST OF SHEMYA MON AFTERNOON.
THIS LOW TO DISSIPATE MON NIGHT AS A 950 MB LOW WORKS TO WITHIN
500 NM WEST OF SHEMYA TUE AFTERNOON. ANOTHER LOW AT 986 MB TO MOVE
TO 150 NM SOUTH OF COLD BAY MON AFTERNOON AND MOVES TO 125 NM
SOUTH OF GAMBELL AS A 984 MB LOW.

$$

PKZ150-291300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 19 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-291300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT SE 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. FROM THE
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ160-291300-
BRISTOL BAY-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-291300-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE WIND 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ170-291300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ171-291300-
UNALASKA BAY-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-291300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ173-291300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13
FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ174-291300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ175-291300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10
FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ176-291300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

PKZ177-291300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT.

$$

PKZ178-291300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 31 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 27 FT.

$$

PKZ179-291300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ180-291300-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-291300-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ185-291300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
321 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...E 35 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 15 FT W OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND...9 FT E
OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND.
.MON...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...E WIND 15 KT. W OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT W OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND...7 FT E OF ST
MATTHEW ISLAND.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$


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