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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 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.

PKZ199-070215-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

HIGH PRESSURE SLOWLY DISSIPATES OVER THE EASTERN ALEUTIANS THROUGH
THU MORNING. A 986 MB CENTRAL KAMCHATKA LOW MOVES INTO THE RUSSIAN
FAR EAST WED MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT PUSHES OVER THE WESTERN
ALEUTIANS THROUGH THU MORNING. A 1018 MB LOW FORMS 150 NM NORTH OF
AMCHITKA THU MORNING.

$$

PKZ150-070215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ155-070215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT EXCEPT N 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ160-070215-
BRISTOL BAY-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-070215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ170-070215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF UNALASKA.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ171-070215-
UNALASKA BAY-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ172-070215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ173-070215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ174-070215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ175-070215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ176-070215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ177-070215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ178-070215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT BECOMING SE 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
24 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 50 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 25
FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

PKZ179-070215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ180-070215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-070215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ185-070215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
403 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S 20 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 20 KT
W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 25 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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