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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

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.

PKZ199-230315-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

BOGOSLOF VOLCANO 53 NM WEST OF DUTCH HARBOR REMAINS ACTIVE. A NORTH
PACIFIC 951 MB LOW DEEPENS TO 943 MB 120 NM SOUTHWEST OF ADAK SUN
AFTERNOON THEN SWINGS TO 225 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAND POINT AT 969 MB
BY TUE MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT PUSHES INTO THE GULF OF
ALASKA BY TUE MORNING.

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PKZ150-230315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS AND
SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

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PKZ155-230315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS
8 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 19 FT. SNOW WITH RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ160-230315-
BRISTOL BAY-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

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PKZ165-230315-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 55 KT DIMINISHING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT EXCEPT 13 FT FROM PORT
MOLLER E. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ170-230315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 60 KT. GUSTS TO 70 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 FT BUILDING TO 23 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 21 FT SUBSIDING TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ171-230315-
UNALASKA BAY-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 45 KT INCREASING TO 55 KT BY LATE MORNING. GUSTS
TO 70 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ172-230315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 60 KT. SEAS 26 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 25 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 27 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 28 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ173-230315-
NIKLOSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 65 KT. SEAS 29 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 21 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

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PKZ174-230315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 60 KT BECOMING S 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 28 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 25 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

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PKZ175-230315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 65 KT BECOMING SE 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 30 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ176-230315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 45 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 23 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 24 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ177-230315-
ADAK TO KISKA-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...BERING SIDE...E WIND 65 KT. PACIFIC SIDE...SE WIND 40 KT
BECOMING S 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 39 FT BERING SIDE...22 FT
PACIFIC SIDE. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 65 KT. SEAS 40 FT BERING SIDE... 30 FT PACIFIC
SIDE. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW.
.MON...N WIND 55 KT BECOMING NW 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 31 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ178-230315-
KISKA TO ATTU-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 65 KT. SEAS 37 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 65 KT DIMINISHING TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 37 FT.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 27 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ179-230315-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT BUILDING TO 19 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 60 KT. SEAS 28 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
23 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ180-230315-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

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PKZ181-230315-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT.

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PKZ185-230315-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
615 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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