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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 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.

PKZ199-311315-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL BERING SEA WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SUN. A 1003 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTHWEST OF SHEMYA WILL
MOVE TO 475 NM NORTHWEST OF SHEMYA AT 1013 MB SAT AFTERNOON. A FRONT
FROM THE NORTH PACIFIC WILL APPROACH THE ALASKA PENINSULA FRI
NIGHT AND SLOWLY WEAKEN ON SUN.

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PKZ150-311315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ155-311315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 23 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ160-311315-
BRISTOL BAY-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

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PKZ165-311315-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ170-311315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ171-311315-
UNALASKA BAY-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ172-311315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ173-311315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ174-311315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ175-311315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ176-311315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ177-311315-
ADAK TO KISKA-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ178-311315-
KISKA TO ATTU-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ179-311315-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ180-311315-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT 20 KT N OF CAPE NEWENHAM. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT 15 KT N OF CAPE NEWENHAM. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.

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PKZ181-311315-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT.

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PKZ185-311315-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
258 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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