Marine Forecast for Southwest Alaska, Bristol Bay, the Alaska Peninsula Waters, and the Aleutian Islands


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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.

PKZ199-251215-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 990 MB LOW 250 NM WEST OF GAMBELL WILL MOVE NORTH AND SLOWLY
WEAKEN THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A 995 MB LOW 275 NM NORTHWEST OF SHEMYA
SAT AFTERNOON WILL MOVE TO 120 NM SOUTHWEST OF GAMBELL AND
STRENGTHEN TO 970 MB SUN AFTERNOON.

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SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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BRISTOL BAY-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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UNALASKA BAY-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ174-251215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ176-251215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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ADAK TO KISKA-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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KISKA TO ATTU-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
341 PM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...W WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS
13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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