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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFC 100010 CCA
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

CORRECTION FOR SYNOPSIS

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.

PKZ199-101315-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A FRONT ENTERS THE ALASKA PENINSULA LATE TONIGHT AND SPREADS INTO
THE EASTERN ALEUTIANS EARLY WED...THEN STALLS AND WEAKENS THROUGH
THU. THE ASSOCIATED 970 MB LOW 270 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAND POINT EARLY
WED MOVES TO 230 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAND POINT THU AFTERNOON AT 985
MB.



PKZ150-101315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

STORM WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NE WIND 50 KT...EXCEPT NE 40 KT N OF CHIRIKOF ISLAND.
SEAS 19 FT BUILDING TO 25 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

WED
NE WIND 45 KT BECOMING E 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. S OF
CHIRIKOF ISLAND...NE WIND 45 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 24 FT SUBSIDING TO 18 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

THU
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.



PKZ155-101315-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
NE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
19 FT BUILDING TO 24 FT. W OF THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS...NE WIND 25
KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 19 FT.

WED
NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
24 FT SUBSIDING TO 19 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU AND THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SUN
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ160-101315-
BRISTOL BAY-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE WESTERN CAPES AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE
WESTERN CAPES IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE WESTERN
CAPES AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ165-101315-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ170-101315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE EVENING. WINDS
BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

THU
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ171-101315-
UNALASKA BAY-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING. WINDS
BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU AND THU NIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ172-101315-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.

WED
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ173-101315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

WED
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ174-101315-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.

WED
NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

SUN
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ175-101315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

WED
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ176-101315-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 FT. RAIN.

WED
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ177-101315-
ADAK TO KISKA-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT BERING SIDE...12 FT PACIFIC
SIDE. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.

WED
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT BERING SIDE...11 FT PACIFIC SIDE.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ178-101315-
KISKA TO ATTU-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT BERING SIDE...13 FT PACIFIC SIDE.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SAT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ179-101315-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ180-101315-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY N OF CAPE
NEWENHAM NEAR THE ICE EDGE.

WED
NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF CAPE
NEWENHAM NEAR THE ICE EDGE.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF
CAPE NEWENHAM NEAR THE ICE EDGE.

THU
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ181-101315-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

BRISK WIND ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT.

WED
NE WIND 25 KT.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
N WIND 25 KT.



PKZ185-101315-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
310 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE ICE
EDGE.

WED
NE WIND 15 KT. E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NE WIND 15 KT
INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY
NEAR THE ICE EDGE.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NE 20 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE
ICE EDGE.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.