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FZAK52 PAFC 091602 AAA
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

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.

PKZ199-100430-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A NORTH PACIFIC LOW MOVES 155 NM SOUTHEAST OF SHEMYA AT 997 MB
THEN MERGES WITH A 995 MB LOW FORMING 205 NM WEST OF ATTU SAT
MIDDAY. THIS LOW TRACKS OVER SOUTHERN KAMCHATKA BY SAT MORNING.
THE ASSOCIATED FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE ALEUTIANS INTO THE BERING
SEA SAT MORNING.

$$

PKZ150-100430-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ155-100430-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY W OF THE
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ160-100430-
BRISTOL BAY-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-100430-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ170-100430-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF UNALASKA.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF UNALASKA.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ171-100430-
UNALASKA BAY-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-100430-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF UNALASKA.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

PKZ173-100430-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

$$

PKZ174-100430-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT.

$$

PKZ175-100430-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ176-100430-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 24 FT.

$$

PKZ177-100430-
ADAK TO KISKA-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT BERING SIDE...13 FT PACIFIC
SIDE.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT BERING SIDE...18 FT PACIFIC
SIDE. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

PKZ178-100430-
KISKA TO ATTU-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT BERING SIDE...18 FT PACIFIC
SIDE.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT BERING SIDE...18 FT PACIFIC
SIDE. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT...EXCEPT E 25 KT PACIFIC SIDE. SEAS 18 FT
BERING SIDE...13 FT PACIFIC SIDE.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ179-100430-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

PKZ180-100430-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ181-100430-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ185-100430-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
702 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY E OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY E OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY E OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

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