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


FZAK52 PAFC 200004
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 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.

PKZ199-201015-
100 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST
ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN
ISLANDS... A 965 MB LOW 140 NM SOUTHEAST OF ADAK WILL STEADILY
WEAKEN TO 993 MB 180 NM SOUTHEAST OF COLD BAY SUN AFTERNOON.

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PKZ150-201245-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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PKZ155-201245-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ160-201245-
BRISTOL BAY-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY ALONG THE
COAST.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ165-201245-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ170-201245-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ171-201245-
UNALASKA BAY-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ172-201245-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ173-201245-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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PKZ174-201245-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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PKZ175-201245-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ176-201245-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

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PKZ177-201245-
ADAK TO KISKA-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

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PKZ178-201245-
KISKA TO ATTU-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

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PKZ179-201245-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

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PKZ180-201245-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY...MAINLY
ALONG THE ICE EDGE NORTH OF CAPE NEWENHAM.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY...MAINLY
ALONG THE ICE EDGE NORTH OF CAPE NEWENHAM.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY...MAINLY
ALONG THE ICE EDGE NORTH OF CAPE NEWENHAM.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ181-201245-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY...MAINLY ALONG THE ICE EDGE.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY...MAINLY ALONG THE ICE EDGE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY...MAINLY ALONG THE ICE EDGE.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.

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PKZ185-201245-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
304 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.  RAIN SHOWERS. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY...MAINLY N
OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY...MAINLY N
OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

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