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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 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.

PKZ199-230030-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A WEATHER FRONT OVER THE WESTERN BERING WILL MOVE INTO THE
EASTERN BERING SEA THU. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL BERING
WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN BERING WED AFTERNOON THEN WEAKEN.

$$

PKZ150-230030-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
13 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ155-230030-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
10 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ160-230030-
BRISTOL BAY-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ165-230030-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING SW 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ170-230030-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 17 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ171-230030-
UNALASKA BAY-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO W 10
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-230030-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ173-230030-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
15 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ174-230030-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ175-230030-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ176-230030-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING SW 15 KT. SEAS
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ177-230030-
ADAK TO KISKA-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ178-230030-
KISKA TO ATTU-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT BECOMING W 20 KT FROM SHEMYA W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT W 15 KT E OF SHEMYA. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ179-230030-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12
FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW WIND 25 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ180-230030-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-230030-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ185-230030-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
356 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW 15
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... NW WIND 25 KT
BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S
30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S WIND 40 KT.
SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$



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