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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 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.

PKZ199-211345-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 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
NORTH PACIFIC LOW MOVES TO 500 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAINT PAUL AT 969
MB SAT AFTERNOON...THEN DEEPENS TO 945 MB AS IT MOVES TO 75 NM
SOUTHWEST OF ADAK SUN AFTERNOON. AN ASSOCIATED FRONT MOVES TO THE
WESTERN ALEUTIANS TONIGHT THEN STRENGTHENS OVER THE SOUTHERN
BERING AND ALEUTIAN ISLANDS THROUGH SUN.

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PKZ150-211345-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ155-211345-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E... NW WIND
30 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ160-211345-
BRISTOL BAY-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

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PKZ165-211345-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. FROM PORT
MOLLER E...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ170-211345-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WIND 55 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ171-211345-
UNALASKA BAY-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
.SUN...E WIND 50 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ172-211345-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.SUN...SE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ173-211345-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
.SUN...E WIND 55 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ174-211345-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8
FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT BECOMING E 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
.SUN...SE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ175-211345-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
12 FT BUILDING TO 21 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
.SUN...E WIND 60 KT. SEAS 28 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.MON...N WIND 50 KT. SEAS 30 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ176-211345-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 50 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.MON...N WIND 50 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ177-211345-
ADAK TO KISKA-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 45 KT INCREASING TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
17 FT BUILDING TO 25 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...NE WIND 60 KT. SEAS 34 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 55 KT. SEAS 34 FT.
.MON...N WIND 50 KT. SEAS 33 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ178-211345-
KISKA TO ATTU-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT INCREASING TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 17 FT BUILDING TO 27 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 55 KT. SEAS 32 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 50 KT. SEAS 32 FT.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

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PKZ179-211345-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ180-211345-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 13 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 13 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.

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PKZ181-211345-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT.

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PKZ185-211345-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
346 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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