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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFC 252347
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 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.

PKZ199-261230-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...A 995 MB LOW 250 NM
NORTH OF ATTU WILL MOVE TO 100 NM SOUTHWEST OF GAMBELL AND
STRENGTHEN TO 965 MB SUN AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL THEN REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY AND WEAKEN TO 980 MB MON AFTERNOON. A 997 MB LOW
WILL DEVELOP 100 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAND POINT MON AFTERNOON.



PKZ150-261230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON AND MON NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

WED
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ155-261230-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. FROM THE SHUMAGIN
ISLANDS E...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

WED
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

THU
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.



PKZ160-261230-
BRISTOL BAY-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S WIND TO 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ165-261230-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
SW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

WED
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ170-261230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE EVENING. SEAS 7 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT.

WED
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

THU
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.



PKZ171-261230-
UNALASKA BAY-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

WED
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ172-261230-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SNOW.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

WED
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.



PKZ173-261230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

WED
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.



PKZ174-261230-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

WED
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.



PKZ175-261230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

TUE
W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

WED
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.



PKZ176-261230-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7
FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

TUE
W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

WED
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.



PKZ177-261230-
ADAK TO KISKA-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

TUE THROUGH WED
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU
SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.



PKZ178-261230-
KISKA TO ATTU-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT IN THE EVENING BUILDING
TO 16 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

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

TUE
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

WED
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.



PKZ179-261230-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING SUNDAY


TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8
FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.

MON
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

WED
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ180-261230-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.  SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.

MON
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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

THU
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ181-261230-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
W WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING S WIND 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

MON
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ185-261230-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
347 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

STORM WARNING SUNDAY


TONIGHT
S WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN
E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...S WIND 40 KT BECOMING SW 50 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... SW WIND 50 KT.
SEAS 19 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

TUE
N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

WED
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.