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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 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.

PKZ199-041130-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A BROAD 1001 MB LOW WITH MULTIPLE CENTERS 100 NM SOUTH OF SAINT
GEORGE WILL DISSIPATE BY WED MORNING. A STRONG FRONT APPROACHES
THE PACIFIC SIDE OF THE ALASKA PENINSULA AND EASTERN ALEUTIANS WED
NIGHT...AND STALLS THERE THROUGH THU AFTERNOON. ANOTHER FRONT
APPROACHES THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS THU MORNING.

$$

PKZ150-041130-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-041130-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ160-041130-
BRISTOL BAY-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ165-041130-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ170-041130-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ171-041130-
UNALASKA BAY-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-041130-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ173-041130-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ174-041130-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ175-041130-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ176-041130-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ177-041130-
ADAK TO KISKA-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ178-041130-
KISKA TO ATTU-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ179-041130-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ180-041130-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ181-041130-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ185-041130-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
250 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

$$



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