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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 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.

PKZ199-250045-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 982 MB LOW 125 NM SOUTH OF AMCHITKA INTENSIFIES TO 974 MB THIS
AFTERNOON NEAR ADAK. THIS LOW THEN WEAKENS TO 977 MB AS IT MOVES
TO 100 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK FRI NIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS INTO THE WESTERN BERING THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ150-250045-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. N OF CHIRIKOF ISLAND...NE WIND 15 KT
BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT EARLY INCREASING TO SE 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-250045-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EARLY BECOMING SE 30 KT TOWARD
EVENING. FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT
BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E... SE WIND 30 KT
BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ160-250045-
BRISTOL BAY-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ165-250045-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EARLY BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ170-250045-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SEE WIND 15 KT EARLY INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE WIND 15 KT W OF DUTCH
HARBOR. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ171-250045-
UNALASKA BAY-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT EARLY INCREASING TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING NW WIND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-250045-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT...EXCEPT BECOMING SW 20 KT W OF DUTCH
HARBOR TOWARD EVENING. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT SE 25 KT EARLY E OF DUTCH
HARBOR. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ173-250045-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 15 KT TOWARD EVENING. SEAS 9 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT OR LESS BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ174-250045-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12
FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ175-250045-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ176-250045-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 25 KT DURING THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING NW 30 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON W OF ATKA. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ177-250045-
ADAK TO KISKA-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8
FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ178-250045-
KISKA TO ATTU-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ179-250045-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ180-250045-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT TOWARD EVENING.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ181-250045-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT OR LESS BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

$$

PKZ185-250045-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
349 AM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$



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