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FZAK52 PAFC 271718 AAA
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

UPDATED ZONE 150

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.

PKZ199-280330-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A STRONG FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS THU. A
1015 MB LOW DEVELOPS 525 NM SOUTHWEST OF GAMBELL EARLY FRI
MORNING...MOVES TO NEAR HOOPER BAY AT 1002 MB FRI EVENING...THEN
MOVES INTO SOUTHWEST ALASKA.

$$

PKZ150-280330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ155-280330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT EXCEPT W 30 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ160-280330-
BRISTOL BAY-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-280330-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT W
OF PORT MOLLER. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ170-280330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ171-280330-
UNALASKA BAY-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-280330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ173-280330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ174-280330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ175-280330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ176-280330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ177-280330-
ADAK TO KISKA-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ178-280330-
KISKA TO ATTU-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ179-280330-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ180-280330-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ181-280330-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ185-280330-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
918 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING S 15 KT.
SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$



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