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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFC 260016
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 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.

PKZ199-261315-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 985 MB LOW 200 NM SOUTH OF ATKA WILL MOVE TO 150 NM NORTHEAST OF
ATKA LATE TONIGHT AND WEAKEN TO 994 MB. THIS LOW WILL THEN MOVE
TO 80 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAINT MATTHEW WED AFTERNOON AND DISSIPATE
WED EVENING. A 977 MB LOW 300 NM NORTHWEST OF SHEMYA WILL MOVE TO
360 NM NORTHWEST OF SHEMYA WED MORNING AT 987 MB THEN DISSIPATE
WED AFTERNOON. A 982 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTHEAST OF SHEMYA LATE
TONIGHT WILL MOVE TO 230 NM NORTH OF ADAK LATE WED NIGHT AT 986
MB THEN TO 150 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAINT MATTHEW THU AFTERNOON.



PKZ150-261315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU AND THU NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ155-261315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT EXCEPT SE 15 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E. SEAS 8 FT.

WED
S WIND 25 KT EXCEPT SE 15 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 13 FT EXCEPT 6 FT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT EXCEPT S 20 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E. SEAS 13 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.



PKZ160-261315-
BRISTOL BAY-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

TONIGHT
SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

WED
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ165-261315-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT SE 20 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E.
SEAS 7 FT.

WED
SE WIND 35 KT EXCEPT SE 25 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E.
SEAS 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 35 KT EXCEPT S 25 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E.
SEAS 9 FT.

THU
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ170-261315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 35 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 45 KT. SEAS
9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
S WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ171-261315-
UNALASKA BAY-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT.

WED
S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ172-261315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 45 KT. FROM DUTCH HARBOR E...SE WIND 30 KT
INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT SEAS 19 FT.

WED
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.



PKZ173-261315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND INCREASING TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 35 KT
TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.

WED
SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 17
FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

FRI
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.



PKZ174-261315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 50 KT BECOMING SW 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 24 FT.

WED
SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
20 FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 40 KT BECOMING SW 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 23 FT. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

FRI
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

SUN
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.



PKZ175-261315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 30 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 45 KT. SEAS 14
FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 45 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 15 FT.
RAIN.

THU AND THU NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

SAT
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ176-261315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW WIND 40 KT BECOMING SW 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
20 FT. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 35 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 45 KT. SEAS 19
FT BUILDING TO 25 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 28 FT. RAIN.

THU AND THU NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.



PKZ177-261315-
ADAK TO KISKA-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
BERING SIDE...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. PACIFIC SIDE...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 14 FT.

WED
E WIND 40 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT
BERING SIDE...22 FT PACIFIC SIDE. RAIN AND SNOW.

WED NIGHT
W WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT BERING SIDE...23 FT PACIFIC SIDE. RAIN.

THU
W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

SAT
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.



PKZ178-261315-
KISKA TO ATTU-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF
SHEMYA...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 15 FT.

WED
NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
15 FT.

THU
W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.



PKZ179-261315-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 45 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 19 FT.

WED NIGHT
SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

SAT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.



PKZ180-261315-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ181-261315-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

WED
SE WIND 30 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 40 KT.
SEAS 13 FT.

WED NIGHT
SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

FRI
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ185-261315-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
316 PM AKST TUE NOV 25 2014

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.  SNOW.

WED
SE WIND 40 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 30 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 35 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 25 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 15 FT.

THU
SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SAT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.