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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 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.

PKZ199-241300-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHWEST BERING SEA WILL SLOWLY DRIFT TO
THE NORTH AND EAST THROUGH FRI AFTERNOON. LOWER PRESSURE WILL
REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN BERING THROUGH FRI AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-241300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT EXCEPT 15 KT FROM CHIRIKOF ISLAND E.
SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ155-241300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ160-241300-
BRISTOL BAY-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-241300-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ170-241300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ171-241300-
UNALASKA BAY-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-241300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ173-241300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ174-241300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ175-241300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ176-241300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ177-241300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ178-241300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ179-241300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ180-241300-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ181-241300-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ185-241300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
345 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU NIGHT...FROM SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND E...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT
BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND
15 KT BECOMING W 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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