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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAFC

FZAK52 PAFC 232326
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

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.

PKZ199-241215-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 1001 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTH OF SAND POINT WILL DISSIPATE NEAR CAPE
NEWENHAM WED NIGHT. A 982 MB LOW IN THE SEA OF OKHOTSK WEAKEN TO
1001 MB LOW 420 NM NORTH OF SHEMYA WED NIGHT THEN WEAKEN TO 1012
MB 540 NM NORTH OF ADAK THU EVENING.



PKZ150-241215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.

THU
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ155-241215-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ160-241215-
BRISTOL BAY-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ165-241215-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

TONIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT SE 20 KT FROM PORT MOLLER E.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ170-241215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ171-241215-
UNALASKA BAY-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

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

WED
N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.



PKZ172-241215-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ173-241215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU AND THU NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ174-241215-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ175-241215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU AND THU NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ176-241215-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU AND THU NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ177-241215-
ADAK TO KISKA-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT


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

WED
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ178-241215-
KISKA TO ATTU-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.

THU
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ179-241215-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ180-241215-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

TONIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ181-241215-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

THU
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.



PKZ185-241215-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
326 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
N WIND 25 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NW 15 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

WED
E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...N WIND 15 KT. W OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG.

WED NIGHT
E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT
BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND... S
WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.