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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 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.

PKZ199-281215-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL BERING SEA WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN ALASKA
LATE TONIGHT. A 1009 MB LOW 350 NM SOUTH OF ADAK WED AFTERNOON
WILL MOVE TO 130 NM WEST OF ADAK THU MORNING THEN DISSIPATE THU
AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-281215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ155-281215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ160-281215-
BRISTOL BAY-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-281215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ170-281215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ171-281215-
UNALASKA BAY-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-281215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ173-281215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ174-281215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ175-281215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ176-281215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ177-281215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ178-281215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ179-281215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ180-281215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ181-281215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12
FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ185-281215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S 35 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$


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