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FZAK52 PAFC 240029
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 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.

PKZ199-241345-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

BOGOSLOF VOLCANO AT 54N 168W REMAINS ACTIVE. A 964 MB LOW 75 NM
SOUTHWEST OF DUTCH HARBOR WILL BECOME A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
OVER THE EASTERN BERING AND ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS BY TUE
AFTERNOON. A 980 MB LOW 350 NM SOUTH OF ADAK WILL MOVE TO 275 NM
SOUTH OF SAND POINT AT 968 MB WED AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-241345-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ155-241345-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 23 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16 FT.
RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ160-241345-
BRISTOL BAY-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT.

$$

PKZ165-241345-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ170-241345-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT E 15 KT E OF UNALASKA. SEAS 11
FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ171-241345-
UNALASKA BAY-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-241345-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SNOW.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ173-241345-
NIKLOSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ174-241345-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
24 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ175-241345-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
19 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ176-241345-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
20 FT SUBSIDING TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ177-241345-
ADAK TO KISKA-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
18 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ178-241345-
KISKA TO ATTU-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

$$

PKZ179-241345-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING N 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ180-241345-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-241345-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 15 KT.

$$

PKZ185-241345-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
329 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$



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