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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 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.

PKZ199-291215-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 1012 MB LOW 190 NM WEST OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND MOVES INLAND NEAR
NUNIVAK ISLAND AT 1006 MB EARLY SAT. A FRONT ALONG THE EASTERN BERING
MOVES SOUTH ON SAT AND DISSIPATES SAT NIGHT OVER THE SOUTHERN BERING.
A NORTH PACIFIC 995 MB LOW 360 NM SOUTHWEST OF ATTU ISLAND SAT AFTERNOON
MOVES TO 250 NM WEST OF ATTU ISLAND SUN AFTERNOON AND MAINTAINS STRENGTH.

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PKZ150-291215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ155-291215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ160-291215-
BRISTOL BAY-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9
FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ165-291215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
12 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ170-291215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT IN THE EVENING
BUILDING TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ171-291215-
UNALASKA BAY-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ172-291215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ173-291215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ174-291215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ175-291215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ176-291215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ177-291215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ178-291215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. DENSE FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ179-291215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ180-291215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 11 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ181-291215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N OF NUNIVAK ISLAND...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING
BECOMING N 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ185-291215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
340 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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