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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAFC

FZAK52 PAFC 271252
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

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.

PKZ199-280145-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
BOGOSLOF VOLCANO 53 NM WEST OF DUTCH HARBOR REMAINS ACTIVE. A FRONT
SWEEPS INTO THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA AND DISSIPATES MON EVENING.
HIGH PRESSURE STAYS OVER THE BERING SEA THROUGH WED MORNING. A
WEATHER FRONT MOVING INTO THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS TODAY REMAINS
NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH WED MORNING.



PKZ150-280145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
W WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING FREEZING SPRAY ALONG THE COAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE COAST.

TUE NIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

THU THROUGH FRI
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.



PKZ155-280145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
E IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ160-280145-
BRISTOL BAY-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING TONIGHT

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY. PATCHY FOG.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

THU
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.



PKZ165-280145-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING TONIGHT

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TUESDAY


TODAY
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT EXCEPT NW 35 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E. SEAS
10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ170-280145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ171-280145-
UNALASKA BAY-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

TODAY
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ172-280145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
W WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ173-280145-
NIKLOSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

TUE
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ174-280145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

TUE
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ175-280145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING TUESDAY


TODAY
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

TUE
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ176-280145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING TUESDAY


TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

TUE
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.



PKZ177-280145-
ADAK TO KISKA-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING TODAY AND TUESDAY


TODAY
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

TUE
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

FRI
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.



PKZ178-280145-
KISKA TO ATTU-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.

TUE
SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

WED
E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

THU
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

FRI
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 23 FT.



PKZ179-280145-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ180-280145-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING TONIGHT

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.



PKZ181-280145-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

BRISK WIND ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT.

TUE
N WIND 20 KT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT.

WED
N WIND 15 KT.

THU
NW WIND 25 KT.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT.



PKZ185-280145-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
352 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.

TUE NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

WED
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.

THU THROUGH FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.