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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 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.

PKZ199-030115-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 1001 MB LOW 110 NM NORTH OF SAINT PAUL MOVES TO 80 NM WEST OF
GAMBELL ISLAND THU MORNING AND MAINTAINS STRENGTH...THEN MOVES
ONSHORE NEAR NORTHEASTERN RUSSIA FRI MORNING. A 994 MB LOW 350 NM
NORTH OF SHEMYA MOVES TO 320 NM NORTHEAST OF SHEMYA AT 989 MB THU
MORNING...THEN MOVES TO 380 NM NORTHEAST OF SHEMYA AT 1000 MB FRI
MORNING.

$$

PKZ150-030115-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-030115-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT EXCEPT S 25 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ160-030115-
BRISTOL BAY-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-030115-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT THROUGH BAYS AND PASSES IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ170-030115-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ171-030115-
UNALASKA BAY-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-030115-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ173-030115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ174-030115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ175-030115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ176-030115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ177-030115-
ADAK TO KISKA-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ178-030115-
KISKA TO ATTU-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ179-030115-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ180-030115-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ181-030115-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-030115-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
351 AM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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