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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 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.

PKZ199-061145-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 986 MB LOW CENTERED 170 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAND POINT MOVES INTO
THE GULF OF ALASKA BY FRI AFTERNOON AS A 1000 MB LOW. A FRONT OVER
THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALEUTIANS
BY FRI AFTERNOON. THE ASSOCIATED 990 MB LOW 440 NM NORTHWEST OF
SHEMYA MOVES TO 310 NM NORTH OF OF SHEMYA AT 998 MB SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ150-061145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ155-061145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT EXCEPT N 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ160-061145-
BRISTOL BAY-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ165-061145-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ170-061145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ171-061145-
UNALASKA BAY-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 10
FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ172-061145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ173-061145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ174-061145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ175-061145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ176-061145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ177-061145-
ADAK TO KISKA-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ178-061145-
KISKA TO ATTU-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ179-061145-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ180-061145-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ181-061145-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ185-061145-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
250 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NW WIND 20 KT. W OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 25 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

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