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FZAK52 PAFC 270429
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED ZONES 155 AND 171

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.

PKZ199-271715-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 1008 MB LOW 270 NM NORTHWEST OF NIKOLSKI WILL INTENSIFY TO 1000
MB LATE TONIGHT 240 NM WEST OF GOODNEWS BAY. THIS LOW WILL MOVE TO
40 NM NORTHWEST OF PORT HEIDEN AT 1001 MB WED AFTERNOON THEN INTO
THE GULF. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS
TUE EVENING THROUGH LATE WED NIGHT AS A KAMCHATKA LOW APPROACHES
THE WESTERN BERING AT 999 MB.

$$

PKZ150-271715-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ155-271715-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 40 KT
OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE AFTERNOON W OF SAND POINT. SEAS 11
FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. GUSTS 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ160-271715-
BRISTOL BAY-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ165-271715-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT EXCEPT W 20 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ170-271715-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ171-271715-
UNALASKA BAY-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-271715-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ173-271715-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ174-271715-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ175-271715-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ176-271715-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ177-271715-
ADAK TO KISKA-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ178-271715-
KISKA TO ATTU-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ179-271715-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ180-271715-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ181-271715-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ185-271715-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
829 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$


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