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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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.

PKZ199-061315-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 979 MB LOW 75 NM SOUTH OF CAPE NEWENHAM DISSIPATES LATE FRI
NIGHT. A 981 MB LOW 175 NM SOUTH OF NIKOLSKI MOVES TO 100 NM NORTH
OF NIKOLSKI AT 991 MB SAT AFTERNOON. A STRONG FRONT APPROACHES
THE PACIFIC SIDE OF THE ALASKA PENINSULA LATE SAT NIGHT...THEN
WEAKENS THERE THROUGH SUN AFTERNOON. A 948 MB NORTH PACIFIC LOW
MOVES TO 375 NM SOUTH OF SHEMYA SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-061315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT BECOMING W 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
20 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 14 FT BUILDING TO 21 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ155-061315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
16 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT EXCEPT NE 45 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ160-061315-
BRISTOL BAY-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ165-061315-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT EXCEPT S 20 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ170-061315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ171-061315-
UNALASKA BAY-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
AND RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-061315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 35 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 11
FT BUILDING TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ173-061315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ174-061315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ175-061315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ176-061315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.MON...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ177-061315-
ADAK TO KISKA-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ178-061315-
KISKA TO ATTU-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ179-061315-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ180-061315-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ181-061315-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT.

$$

PKZ185-061315-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
320 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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