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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

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.

PKZ199-191315-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 965 MB LOW 140 NM SOUTH OF AMCHITKA WEAKENS TO 969 MB FRI
EVENING 200 NM SOUTHEAST OF ATKA AND THEN DISSIPATES. A 969 MB
LOW FORMS FRI EVENING 70 NM SOUTH OF NIKOLSKI AND THEN WEAKENS TO
972 MB SAT AFTERNOON 140 NM SOUTH OF DUTCH HARBOR.

$$

PKZ150-191315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 FT.

$$

PKZ155-191315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 FT.

$$

PKZ160-191315-
BRISTOL BAY-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

CORRECTED

...SMALL CRAFT FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-191315-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ170-191315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 FT.

$$

PKZ171-191315-
UNALASKA BAY-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ172-191315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 21 FT.

$$

PKZ173-191315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

PKZ174-191315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 23 FT.

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PKZ175-191315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 24 FT.

$$

PKZ176-191315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 23 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 27 FT.

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PKZ177-191315-
ADAK TO KISKA-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 FT.
.MON...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 20 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 28 FT.

$$

PKZ178-191315-
KISKA TO ATTU-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

CORRECTED

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 25 FT.

$$

PKZ179-191315-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 20 FT.

$$

PKZ180-191315-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

CORRECTED

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ181-191315-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS BUILDING TO 12 FT.

$$

PKZ185-191315-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
301 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 23 FT.

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