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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 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.

PKZ199-221145-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 990 MB LOW OVER BRISTOL BAY WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT. A WEATHER
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN BERING THIS EVENING...THEN MOVE
INTO THE EASTERN BERING SEA THU. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN
BERING WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN BERING WED AFTERNOON THEN
WEAKEN.

$$

PKZ150-221145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ155-221145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT EXCEPT NW 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ160-221145-
BRISTOL BAY-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-221145-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT EXCEPT N 20 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS
13 FT EXCEPT 8 FT FROM PORT MOLLER E. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ170-221145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
16 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ171-221145-
UNALASKA BAY-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 16
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-221145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ173-221145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
15 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ174-221145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ175-221145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ176-221145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ177-221145-
ADAK TO KISKA-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8
FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ178-221145-
KISKA TO ATTU-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.WED...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
14 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ179-221145-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ180-221145-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT EXCEPT 20 KT FROM KUSKOKWIM BAY N. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT EXCEPT 15 KT FROM KUSKOKWIM BAY N.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-221145-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT TOWARD MORNING. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ185-221145-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
252 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
12 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.WED...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NW WIND 20 KT. W OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S
30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S WIND 35 KT.
SEAS 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$



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