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


FZAK52 PAFC 231130
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 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.

PKZ199-240015-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 1000 MB LOW 180 NM WEST OF SHEMYA WILL WEAKEN TO 1005 MB AS IT
MOVES TO 90 NM NORTHEAST OF SHEMYA EARLY WED MORNING AND THEN
REMAINS STATIONARY THROUGH THU AT THE SAME STRENGTH. A 1002 MB
NORTH PACIFIC LOW 240 NM SOUTH OF ATKA WED AFTERNOON WILL
STRENGTHEN TO 993 MB AS IT MOVES TO 120 NM SOUTHEAST OF ATKA EARLY
THU MORNING.

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PKZ150-240015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...
.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 25 KT EXCEPT 15 KT W OF CHIRIKOF ISLAND. SEAS 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ155-240015-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ160-240015-
BRISTOL BAY-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ165-240015-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ170-240015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ171-240015-
UNALASKA BAY-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ172-240015-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ173-240015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ174-240015-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ175-240015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ176-240015-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...
.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ177-240015-
ADAK TO KISKA-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ178-240015-
KISKA TO ATTU-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...
.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT EXCEPT NE 15 KT FROM SHEMYA WEST. SEAS 9
FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT EXCEPT NW 20 KT FROM SHEMYA WEST. SEAS 7
FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ179-240015-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ180-240015-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ181-240015-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ185-240015-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
330 AM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014
.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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