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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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.

PKZ199-191330-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

BOGOSLOF VOLCANO 53 NM WEST OF DUTCH HARBOR REMAINS ACTIVE. A 973
MB LOW 140 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAINT PAUL WILL MOVE TO 60 NM EAST OF
SAINT PAUL AT 976 MB THU AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE TO 20 NM SOUTHEAST OF
CAPE NEWENHAM AT 990 MB FRI AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-191330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ155-191330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ160-191330-
BRISTOL BAY-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-191330-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ170-191330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. WIDESPREAD
SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ171-191330-
UNALASKA BAY-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ172-191330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ173-191330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.MON...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

PKZ174-191330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 50 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.MON...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

PKZ175-191330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

PKZ176-191330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.MON...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

PKZ177-191330-
ADAK TO KISKA-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

$$

PKZ178-191330-
KISKA TO ATTU-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ179-191330-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

...STORM WARNING THURSDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 35 KT BECOMING NW 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 18
FT. FREEZING SPRAY. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT BECOMING N 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
16 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ180-191330-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT E 30 KT N OF CAPE NEWENHAM. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ181-191330-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SNOW.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT.

$$

PKZ185-191330-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
352 PM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NE 35 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 40 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... N 35 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... N 25 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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