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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 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.

PKZ199-011300-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 984 MB LOW 330 NM WEST OF SHEMYA WILL MOVE TO 400 NM WEST OF
SAINT MATTHEW LATE SUN NIGHT AND WEAKEN TO 1003 MB THEN DISSIPATE
MON. A 1007 MB LOW 230 NM SOUTH OF ATKA SUN AFTERNOON WILL MOVE TO
50 NM NORTH OF SAINT PAUL MON AFTERNOON AND DEEPEN TO 999 MB.

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PKZ150-011300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-011300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ160-011300-
BRISTOL BAY-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY ALONG THE
WESTERN CAPES.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY ALONG THE
WESTERN CAPES IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-011300-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ170-011300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ171-011300-
UNALASKA BAY-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-011300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ173-011300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ174-011300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ175-011300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ176-011300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ177-011300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ178-011300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
25 FT SUBSIDING 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 16 FT
BUILDING TO 22 FT. E OF SHEMYA...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING W IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ179-011300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ180-011300-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF
KUSKOKWIM BAY.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY N OF CAPE NEWENHAM
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ181-011300-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.

$$

PKZ185-011300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
300 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...FROM SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND E...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND 25
KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
6 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 15 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.

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