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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

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.

PKZ199-041145-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 1002 MB LOW 360 NM NORTH OF ATTU MOVES TO 200 NM WEST OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND AT 1009 MB FRI AFTERNOON...THEN MOVES TO 160 NM SOUTHEAST
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND SAT AFTERNOON. A 1002 MB KAMCHATKA LOW DEVELOPS
EARLY SAT MORNING AND MOVES TO 300 NM WEST OF ATTU AND MAINTAINS STRENGTH.

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PKZ150-041145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ155-041145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ160-041145-
BRISTOL BAY-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ165-041145-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ170-041145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ171-041145-
UNALASKA BAY-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ172-041145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ173-041145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ174-041145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ175-041145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ176-041145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ177-041145-
ADAK TO KISKA-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ178-041145-
KISKA TO ATTU-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ179-041145-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ180-041145-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ181-041145-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ185-041145-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
259 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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