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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 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.

PKZ199-181245-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 985 MB LOW NEAR PILOT POINT WILL GET ABSORBED INTO A 973 MB LOW
IN THE GULF OF ALASKA THU. HIGH PRESSURE IN THE WESTERN BERING SEA
WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL BERING FRI AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS FRI AFTERNOON.

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PKZ150-181245-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ155-181245-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ160-181245-
BRISTOL BAY-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-181245-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
FROM PORT MOLLER E...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ170-181245-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ171-181245-
UNALASKA BAY-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-181245-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ173-181245-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ174-181245-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ175-181245-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ176-181245-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ177-181245-
ADAK TO KISKA-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ178-181245-
KISKA TO ATTU-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ179-181245-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ180-181245-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ181-181245-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ185-181245-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
347 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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