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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 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.

PKZ199-280115-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 990 MB LOW 300 NM NORTH OF ATTU WEAKENS IN PLACE TO 995 MB WED
EVENING AND THEN DISSIPATES. A 991 MB LOW 675 NM SOUTHWEST OF
ATTU INTENSIFIES TO 974 MB WED NIGHT 50 NM SOUTHWEST OF AMCHITKA.
THIS LOW THEN WEAKENS TO 980 MB THU NIGHT AS IT MOVES TO 340 NM
NORTH OF AMCHITKA.

$$

PKZ150-280115-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-280115-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT SE 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ160-280115-
BRISTOL BAY-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-280115-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ170-280115-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ171-280115-
UNALASKA BAY-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. HIGHER GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-280115-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-280115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ174-280115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ175-280115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ176-280115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ177-280115-
ADAK TO KISKA-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ178-280115-
KISKA TO ATTU-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10
FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ179-280115-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ180-280115-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ181-280115-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-280115-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
351 AM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S 25 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$


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