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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAFC

FZAK52 PAFC 221200
CWFALU

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 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.

PKZ199-230115-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 990 mb low near Hooper Bay remains nearly stationary and
weakens to 1002 mb Mon night. A 979 mb low 500 nm west of Shemya
Sun night strengthens and moves 300 nm northwest of Shemya at 936
mb Mon night.



PKZ150-230115-
South of the AK Peninsula Sitkinak to Castle Cape-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
W wind 20 kt becoming S 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.

TONIGHT
S wind 30 kt becoming W 20 kt after midnight. Seas 9 ft.

MON
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE THROUGH WED
S wind 40 kt. Seas 22 ft.

THU
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 16 ft.



PKZ155-230115-
South of the AK Peninsula Castle Cape to Cape Sarichef-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

TODAY
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TONIGHT
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

MON
W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
S wind 50 kt. Seas 23 ft.

WED
S wind 35 kt. Seas 22 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 22 ft.



PKZ160-230115-
Bristol Bay-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

TODAY
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TONIGHT
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
S wind 40 kt. Seas 9 ft.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.

THU
S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.



PKZ165-230115-
Port Heiden to Cape Sarichef-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

TODAY
W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TONIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

MON
W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
S wind 50 kt. Seas 12 ft.

WED
S wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.



PKZ170-230115-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Bering Side-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

TUE
S wind 50 kt. Seas 17 ft.

WED
S wind 40 kt. Seas 17 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.



PKZ171-230115-
Unalaska Bay-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

TODAY
W wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TONIGHT
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft building to 5 ft after
midnight.

MON
NW wind 15 kt becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
S wind 45 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ172-230115-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Pacific Side-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

TODAY
W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TONIGHT
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
S wind 50 kt. Seas 23 ft.

WED
S wind 40 kt. Seas 28 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 27 ft.



PKZ173-230115-
Nikloski to Seguam Island Bering Side-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

MON
NW wind 20 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 10 ft.

MON NIGHT
S wind 50 kt. Seas 12 ft.

TUE
S wind 55 kt. Seas 20 ft.

WED
SW wind 40 kt. Seas 21 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.



PKZ174-230115-
Nikolski to Seguam Island Pacific Side-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

MON
NW wind 20 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 9 ft.

MON NIGHT
S wind 45 kt. Seas 12 ft.

TUE
SW wind 55 kt. Seas 31 ft.

WED
SW wind 45 kt. Seas 36 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 26 ft.



PKZ175-230115-
Seguam Island to Adak Bering Side-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers.

MON
NW wind 20 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 11 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE wind 55 kt. Seas 19 ft.

TUE
SW wind 55 kt. Seas 21 ft.

WED
W wind 40 kt. Seas 19 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.



PKZ176-230115-
Seguam Island to Adak Pacific Side-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 10 ft.

MON
NW wind 20 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.

MON NIGHT
S wind 55 kt. Seas 22 ft.

TUE
SW wind 55 kt. Seas 43 ft.

WED
W wind 45 kt. Seas 43 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 23 ft.



PKZ177-230115-
Adak to Kiska-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

GALE WARNING MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 13 ft.

MON
SW wind 20 kt becoming SE 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
Snow and rain.

MON NIGHT
S wind 55 kt. Seas 23 ft.

TUE
SW wind 45 kt. Seas 43 ft.

WED
NW wind 40 kt. Seas 40 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.



PKZ178-230115-
Kiska to Attu-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

STORM WARNING MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 12 ft.

TONIGHT
NW wind 15 kt becoming SW 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 10 ft. Rain.

MON
SE wind 35 kt increasing to 55 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 11 ft building to 20 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow.

MON NIGHT
S wind 55 kt. Seas 30 ft.

TUE
W wind 50 kt. Seas 44 ft.

WED
NW wind 40 kt. Seas 33 ft.

THU
W wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.



PKZ179-230115-
Pribilof Islands Near Shore Waters-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
NW wind increasing to 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TUE
S wind 50 kt. Seas 19 ft.

WED
S wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.

THU
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.



PKZ180-230115-
Kuskokwim Delta and Etolin Strait-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

TODAY
W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TONIGHT
W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON
W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
SE wind 45 kt. Seas 15 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
S wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.



PKZ181-230115-
North and West of Nunivak Island-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

TODAY
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TONIGHT
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

MON
N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
SE wind 45 kt. Seas 13 ft.

WED
SE wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.

THU
S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.



PKZ185-230115-
Saint Matthew Island Waters-
400 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


TODAY
N wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers.

TONIGHT
N wind 20 kt E of Saint Matthew Island...NW 30 kt W of
Saint Matthew Island. Seas 11 ft.

MON
N wind 20 kt becoming variable 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 9 ft.

MON NIGHT
E wind 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TUE
E wind 50 kt. Seas 24 ft.

WED
NE wind 45 kt. Seas 25 ft.

THU
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.