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
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 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.

PKZ199-311230-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 972 MB LOW 150 NM NORTH OF ADAK MOVES 130 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAINT
PAUL AT 967 MB FRI EVENING. THIS LOW THEN MOVES TO 110 NM NORTH OF
COLD BAY AT 978 MB SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ150-311230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT BY LATE MORNING. GUSTS
TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 19 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ155-311230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...SEAS
7 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E...SE WIND 20 KT...SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 27 FT EXCEPT 23 FT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ160-311230-
BRISTOL BAY-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ165-311230-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S WIND 35 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 45 KT EXCEPT S 30 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS 20 FT.
FROM PORT MOLLER E...SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. FROM PORT MOLLER E... SW WIND 35 KT
BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ170-311230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12
FT BUILDING TO 19 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 28 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT BECOMING SW 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
28 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ171-311230-
UNALASKA BAY-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ172-311230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT BECOMING SW 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16
FT BUILDING TO 27 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 28 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 28 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 50 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ173-311230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 17 FT BUILDING TO 25 FT BY MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 50 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ174-311230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 23 FT BUILDING TO 30 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 28 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 50 KT. SEAS 28 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 26 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ175-311230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 23 FT. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 23 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ176-311230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 55 KT. SEAS 25 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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PKZ177-311230-
ADAK TO KISKA-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...W WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 24 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.  SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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PKZ178-311230-
KISKA TO ATTU-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 18
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 26 FT.

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PKZ179-311230-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 15
FT BUILDING TO 22 FT BY MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ180-311230-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. 
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ181-311230-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ185-311230-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
354 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 19 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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