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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 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.

PKZ199-121315-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 969 mb low in the western Gulf will move to 60 nm southeast of
Sand Point at 980 mb Tue morning then dissipate as it moves inland
over Bristol Bay Tue night. A 985 mb North Pacific low will move
to 170 nm south of Kodiak City Wed morning then move inland over
Bristol Bay at 982 mb Wed evening. A front will move over the
western Bering Tue night then move into the central Bering Wed
night.

$$

PKZ150-121315-
South of the AK Peninsula Sitkinak to Castle Cape-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 35 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain showers.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...S wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SAT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 19 ft.

$$

PKZ155-121315-
South of the AK Peninsula Castle Cape to Cape Sarichef-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt except S 15 kt from the Shumagin
Islands E. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft.

$$

PKZ160-121315-
Bristol Bay-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TUE...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 ft.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ165-121315-
Port Heiden to Cape Sarichef-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 30 kt. From Port Moller E, NE wind 20 kt in the
morning becoming variable 10 kt. Seas 13 ft except 6 ft from Port
Moller E.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt except NW 15 kt from Port Moller E.
Seas 12 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ170-121315-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Bering Side-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain showers and snow
showers.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain showers.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...W wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.

$$

PKZ171-121315-
Unalaska Bay-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain showers.
.TUE...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain showers and snow showers.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ172-121315-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Pacific Side-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 20 ft.

$$

PKZ173-121315-
Nikloski to Seguam Island Bering Side-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 21 ft. Snow showers.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.WED...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ174-121315-
Nikolski to Seguam Island Pacific Side-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 21 ft. Rain showers.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt becoming N 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 13 ft.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 23 ft.

$$

PKZ175-121315-
Seguam Island to Adak Bering Side-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 21 ft.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 18 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming SE after midnight. Seas 12 ft.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.

$$

PKZ176-121315-
Seguam Island to Adak Pacific Side-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming SE after midnight. Seas 10 ft.
Snow showers.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.THU...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.FRI...W wind 30 kt. Seas 25 ft.
.SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.

$$

PKZ177-121315-
Adak to Kiska-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.THU...W wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.SAT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ178-121315-
Kiska to Attu-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Snow showers.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.SAT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.

$$

PKZ179-121315-
Pribilof Islands Near Shore Waters-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft. Snow showers.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...E wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ180-121315-
Kuskokwim Delta and Etolin Strait-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray north of Cape
Newenham. Snow showers.
.TUE...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray north of Cape
Newenham. Snow.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray north of Cape
Newenham.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ181-121315-
North and West of Nunivak Island-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Freezing spray. Snow showers.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray. Snow showers.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ185-121315-
Saint Matthew Island Waters-
309 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 16 ft. Freezing spray. Snow showers.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$



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