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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

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.

PKZ199-161300-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 988 mb low at 80 nm northeast of Saint Paul Island Mon
afternoon will dissipate by Tuesday afternoon. An associated cold
front located across the eastern Bering and Aleutians will also
dissipate by Tues afternoon. A 986 mb low will develop 150 nm
southwest of Shemya Tues afternoon.

$$

PKZ150-161300-
South of the AK Peninsula Sitkinak to Castle Cape-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming N 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ155-161300-
South of the AK Peninsula Castle Cape to Cape Sarichef-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.THU...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ160-161300-
Bristol Bay-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt becoming E after midnight. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ165-161300-
Port Heiden to Cape Sarichef-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt except NW 15 kt from Port Moller E. Seas 8
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.THU...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.

$$

PKZ170-161300-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Bering Side-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...N wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.

$$

PKZ171-161300-
Unalaska Bay-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft building to 5 ft after midnight. Snow showers.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...N wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ172-161300-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Pacific Side-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...N wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ173-161300-
Nikloski to Seguam Island Bering Side-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ174-161300-
Nikolski to Seguam Island Pacific Side-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ175-161300-
Seguam Island to Adak Bering Side-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ176-161300-
Seguam Island to Adak Pacific Side-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.THU...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 16 ft.

$$

PKZ177-161300-
Adak to Kiska-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.THU...W wind 25 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.FRI...E wind 40 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 40 kt. Seas 23 ft.

$$

PKZ178-161300-
Kiska to Attu-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers and snow
showers.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 22 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 22 ft.
.THU...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SE wind 40 kt. Seas 22 ft.

$$

PKZ179-161300-
Pribilof Islands Near Shore Waters-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI...N wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ180-161300-
Kuskokwim Delta and Etolin Strait-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E wind 15 kt becoming N 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ181-161300-
North and West of Nunivak Island-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas in ice free waters 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas in ice free waters 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas in ice free waters 7 ft. Freezing
spray.
.WED...NW wind 30 kt. Seas in ice free waters 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas in ice free waters 8 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N wind 25 kt. Seas in ice free waters 9 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas in ice free waters 7 ft.

$$

PKZ185-161300-
Saint Matthew Island Waters-
256 PM AKST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$



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