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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFC 181151
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 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.

PKZ199-190115-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...HIGH PRESSURE IN THE
WESTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL BERING FRI
AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT WILL APPROACH THE SOUTHWEST BERING SEA
FRI AFTERNOON.



PKZ150-190115-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT THROUGH MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ155-190115-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
9 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ160-190115-
BRISTOL BAY-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ165-190115-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FROM
PORT MOLLER E...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
SHOWERS.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ170-190115-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ171-190115-
UNALASKA BAY-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

TODAY
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ172-190115-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT DEVELOPING TOWARD MORNING
THROUGH UNIMAK PASS. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI
NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING THROUGH
UNIMAK PASS. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ173-190115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ174-190115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ175-190115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ176-190115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ177-190115-
ADAK TO KISKA-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ178-190115-
KISKA TO ATTU-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

GALE WARNING FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

MON
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ179-190115-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT THROUGH MON
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ180-190115-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

FRI
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ181-190115-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT DEVELOPING IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ185-190115-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
351 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TODAY
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT EXCEPT SW 15 KT W OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.