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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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.

PKZ199-021200-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 1002 MB LOW 110 NM WEST OF SAINT PAUL MOVES TO 80 NM WEST OF SAINT
LAWRENCE ISLAND WED AFTERNOON AND MAINTAINS STRENGTH...THEN MOVES ONSHORE
NEAR NORTHEASTERN RUSSIA THU MORNING. A 994 MB LOW 250 NM NORTHWEST
OF ATTU MOVES TO 335 NM NORTHWEST OF ATTU AT 998 MB WED AFTERNOON...THEN
MOVES TO 390 NM NORTH OF ATTU AT 1003 MB THU AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-021200-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-021200-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT EXCEPT S 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ160-021200-
BRISTOL BAY-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-021200-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ170-021200-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ171-021200-
UNALASKA BAY-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-021200-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ173-021200-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ174-021200-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ175-021200-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ176-021200-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ177-021200-
ADAK TO KISKA-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ178-021200-
KISKA TO ATTU-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ179-021200-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ180-021200-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ181-021200-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-021200-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
316 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... SE 25 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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