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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 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.

PKZ199-211215-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 975 MB LOW 290 NM S OF SHEMYA WILL TRACK TO 250 NM W OF ATKA AT
974 MB MON MORNING...THEN WEAKEN TO 982 MB AS IT MOVES TO 80 NM N
OF ATKA TUE AFTERNOON. AN ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE FROM THE
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS THIS EVENING TO THE EASTERN ALEUTIANS BY
MON...THEN TRACK INLAND BY LATE TUE MORNING. A 991 MB LOW OVER THE
SOUTHERN GULF WILL WEAKEN OVERNIGHT BEFORE EXITING THE AREA MON.

$$

PKZ150-211215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-211215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT SE 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ160-211215-
BRISTOL BAY-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-211215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ170-211215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS 7
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ171-211215-
UNALASKA BAY-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-211215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE LATE EVENING.
SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-211215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
5 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12
FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ174-211215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
6 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ175-211215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ176-211215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 16 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ177-211215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BERING SIDE...W WIND 35 KT PACIFIC
SIDE. SEAS 11 FT BERING SIDE...21 FT PACIFIC SIDE. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ178-211215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT BECOMING N 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EAST OF
SHEMYA...WIND BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 18 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT EXCEPT 25 KT E OF SHEMYA. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ179-211215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ180-211215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ181-211215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.

$$

PKZ185-211215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
310 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NE 30 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NE 30 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.  RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.

$$



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