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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 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.

PKZ199-081300-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A FRONT OVER THE WESTERN BERING WEAKENS THROUGH FRI MORNING. HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL BERING WEAKENS THROUGH THU THEN BUILDS
BACK IN FRI. A NORTH PACIFIC LOW MOVES TO 350 NM SOUTH OF SHEMYA AT
990 MB FRI AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-081300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY ALONG THE
COAST.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ155-081300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ160-081300-
BRISTOL BAY-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-081300-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ170-081300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ171-081300-
UNALASKA BAY-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-081300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-081300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ174-081300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ175-081300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT EARLY BECOMING NW 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT EARLY EVENING BECOMING NE 15 KT. SEAS
9 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ176-081300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT EARLY BECOMING NW 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

PKZ177-081300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING W 25 KT. SEAS 16
FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT EARLY EVENING BECOMING NE 20 KT. SEAS
12 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

$$

PKZ178-081300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT EARLY EVENING DIMINISHING TO W 20 KT.
SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
12 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

$$

PKZ179-081300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ180-081300-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-081300-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ185-081300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
303 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... SE 30 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 30 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NE WIND 25 KT. W OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$


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