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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 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.

PKZ199-270200-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 988 MB COMPLEX LOW 160 NM SOUTH OF ATKA WILL MOVE TO 225 NM
SOUTH OF UNALASKA TUE MORNING WITH LITTLE CHANGE IN
STRENGTH...THEN DISSIPATE. A 986 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP IN THE NORTH
PACIFIC AND MOVE TO 260 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAND POINT AT 980 MB TUE
AFTERNOON AND SLOWLY DRIFT WEST LATE TUE NIGHT.

$$

PKZ150-270200-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ155-270200-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. FROM
THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ160-270200-
BRISTOL BAY-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. SNOW.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. SNOW.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY N OF 58N.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ165-270200-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ170-270200-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ171-270200-
UNALASKA BAY-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ172-270200-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ173-270200-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ174-270200-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ175-270200-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ176-270200-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ177-270200-
ADAK TO KISKA-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU AND FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ178-270200-
KISKA TO ATTU-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT AND TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ179-270200-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ180-270200-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT. SNOW.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT. SNOW AND
RAIN. FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. SNOW. FREEZING
SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-270200-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT.

$$

PKZ185-270200-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
358 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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