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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

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.

PKZ199-291215-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 990 MB LOW NEAR 53N 164W WEAKENS TO 997 MB NEAR 54N 162W FRI
BEFORE BECOMING STATIONARY AND SLOWLY DISSIPATING. A 984 MB NORTH
PACIFIC LOW MOVES TO 260 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK FRI EVENING...THEN
WEAKENS TO 988 MB IN THE WESTERN GULF SAT.

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PKZ150-291215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ155-291215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ160-291215-
BRISTOL BAY-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-291215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ170-291215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ171-291215-
UNALASKA BAY-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-291215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ173-291215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ174-291215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ175-291215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ176-291215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ177-291215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ178-291215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ179-291215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ180-291215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-291215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-291215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
304 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

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