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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

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.

PKZ199-261300-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A FRONT SOUTH OF THE ALEUTIANS WILL LIFT NORTHWARD ACROSS THE
EASTERN ALEUTIANS AND ALASKA PENINSULA TONIGHT AND MON...THEN STALL
OVER THE EASTERN AND CENTRAL BERING SEA THROUGH TUE.

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PKZ150-261300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ155-261300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT EXCEPT SE 25 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ160-261300-
BRISTOL BAY-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

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PKZ165-261300-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT.
SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FROM PORT MOLLER E.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING FROM PORT MOLLER E.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ170-261300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ171-261300-
UNALASKA BAY-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ172-261300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ173-261300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ174-261300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ175-261300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ176-261300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT NE 20 KT FROM ATKA E. SEAS 14 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ177-261300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ178-261300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ179-261300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ180-261300-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT EXCEPT 25 KT N OF CAPE NEWENHAM. SEAS IN ICE
FREE WATERS 10 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT EXCEPT 25 KT N OF CAPE NEWENHAM. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

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PKZ181-261300-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WIND 30 KT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT.

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PKZ185-261300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
253 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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