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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 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.

UPDATED ZONES 180 AND 181

PKZ199-271315-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 986 MB LOW 225 NM NORTH OF SHEMYA WILL MOVE TO 400 NM NORTH OF
SHEMYA AT 996 MB WED AFTERNOON AND THEN DISSIPATE. A 984 MB LOW
375 NM SOUTHWEST OF AMCHITKA WED EVENING WILL MOVE TO 125 NM
NORTHWEST OF AMCHITKA AT 976 MB THU MORNING.

$$

PKZ150-271315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-271315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT EXCEPT S 15 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ160-271315-
BRISTOL BAY-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-271315-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ170-271315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ171-271315-
UNALASKA BAY-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-271315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-271315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ174-271315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ175-271315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ176-271315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ177-271315-
ADAK TO KISKA-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ178-271315-
KISKA TO ATTU-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ179-271315-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ180-271315-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ181-271315-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-271315-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
426 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S 25 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$



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