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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

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.

PKZ199-231400-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

BOGOSLOF VOLCANO 53 NM WEST OF DUTCH HARBOR REMAINS ACTIVE. A
942 MB LOW 100 NM SOUTHWEST OF ADAK WILL MOVE TO 175 NM SOUTH OF
DUTCH HARBOR AT 962 MB MON AFTERNOON...THEN BECOME A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING BY TUE AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-231400-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING SE 45 KT. SEAS 6
FT BUILDING TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY N OF CHIRIKOF
ISLAND. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
15 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ155-231400-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 50 KT BECOMING S 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 19
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 26 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ160-231400-
BRISTOL BAY-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6
FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT. SNOW. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-231400-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 55 KT DIMINISHING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FROM
PORT MOLLER E. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. FROM PORT MOLLER E...E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ170-231400-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 19 FT SUBSIDING TO 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ171-231400-
UNALASKA BAY-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 55 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SNOW
AND RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ172-231400-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
22 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 27 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ173-231400-
NIKLOSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
19 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ174-231400-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 27 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ175-231400-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ176-231400-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 24
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 18 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ177-231400-
ADAK TO KISKA-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 65 KT. SEAS 38 FT BERING SIDE...29 FT PACIFIC
SIDE. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...N WIND 55 KT BECOMING NW 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 30
FT. FREEZING SPRAY. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ178-231400-
KISKA TO ATTU-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 65 KT DIMINISHING TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
35 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
27 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ179-231400-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 60 KT. SEAS 26 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
22 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING N 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ180-231400-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 45 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ181-231400-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 20 KT.

$$

PKZ185-231400-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
349 PM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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