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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 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.

PKZ199-031330-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 972 MB LOW OVER THE SOUTHERN KAMCHATKA PENINSULA WILL WEAKEN TO
1009 MB NEAR ADAK SUN AFTERNOON. A STRONG WEATHER FRONT IN THE
WESTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO THE EASTERN BERING SEA BY SUN
AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-031330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT THROUGH BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 15 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT THROUGH BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT THROUGH BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

PKZ155-031330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ160-031330-
BRISTOL BAY-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ165-031330-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT EXCEPT N 15 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS
7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ170-031330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ171-031330-
UNALASKA BAY-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ172-031330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ173-031330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ174-031330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT
BUILDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT BUILDING TO 25 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ175-031330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11
FT.
.SAT...S WIND 50 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 45 KT BECOMING SW 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ176-031330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9
FT BUILDING TO 17 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 50 KT. SEAS 27 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ177-031330-
ADAK TO KISKA-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
15 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
27 FT SUBSIDING TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ178-031330-
KISKA TO ATTU-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS12 FT BUILDING TO 26 FT LATE EVENING. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 23 FT.

$$

PKZ179-031330-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING 35 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT
BUILDING TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ180-031330-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-031330-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 16 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ185-031330-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
354 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND 30 KT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW
ISLAND...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT BUILDING TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 22 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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