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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 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.

PKZ199-281215-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A SERIES OF WEAK LOW PRESSURE CENTERS EXITS THE GULF OF ANADYR AND
MOVE INTO WESTERN ALASKA THROUGH FRI AFTERNOON. A POCKET 1002 MB
LOW CENTER 240 NM WEST OF ST PAUL ISLAND MOVES TO 250 NM SOUTH OF
ADAK BY FRI AFTERNOON AS A 1021 MB LOW.

$$

PKZ150-281215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ155-281215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ160-281215-
BRISTOL BAY-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ165-281215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ170-281215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ171-281215-
UNALASKA BAY-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-281215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ173-281215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ174-281215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ175-281215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG. DRIZZLE.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ176-281215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. DRIZZLE.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ177-281215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG. DRIZZLE.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ178-281215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ179-281215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ180-281215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-281215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ185-281215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
330 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$



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