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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 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.

PKZ199-300015-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A WEATHER FRONT MOVES FROM THE CENTRAL TO THE EASTERN BERING BY
THU NIGHT BEFORE EXITING THE REGION. A 988 MB LOW 400 NM SOUTH OF
ADAK THU AFTERNOON MOVES 100 NM EAST OF ATKA AT 987 MB FRI
AFTERNOON. THIS SYSTEM MOVES 210 NM NORTHWEST OF SAINT MATTHEW
ISLAND AT 978 MB SAT AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-300015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ155-300015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...STORM WARNING FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT...EXCEPT 4 FT FROM THE
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT...EXCEPT SE 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 16 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS
16 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT. FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E...SE WIND 30
KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 50 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ160-300015-
BRISTOL BAY-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-300015-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT S 20 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT...EXCEPT SE 30 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ170-300015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ171-300015-
UNALASKA BAY-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-300015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. WINDS INCREASING TO 45 KT E OF DUTCH
HARBOR IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-300015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 16 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ174-300015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 18 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 16 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ175-300015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ176-300015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 16 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ177-300015-
ADAK TO KISKA-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ178-300015-
KISKA TO ATTU-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE 15 KT E OF SHEMYA.
SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT NW 30 KT E OF SHEMYA.
SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ179-300015-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ180-300015-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-300015-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ185-300015-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
340 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$


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