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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFC 241227
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 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.

PKZ199-250130-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 997 MB LOW 95 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK WEAKENS TO 1012 MB MON NIGHT
AS IT MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA. A 981 MB LOW 230 NM
WEST-NORTHWEST OF ATTU TONIGHT STRENGTHENS TO 970 MB WHILE
REMAINING NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN MOVES NORTH
TO 340 NM NORTH-NORTHWEST OF ATTU WHILE WEAKENING TO 984 MB TUE
NIGHT. A NORTH PACIFIC 982 MB LOW MOVES NORTHEAST TO 170 NM
SOUTH-SOUTHEAST OF SHEMYA TUE NIGHT.



PKZ150-250130-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW WIND 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

WED THROUGH FRI
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ155-250130-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ160-250130-
BRISTOL BAY-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N WIND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ165-250130-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TODAY
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TONIGHT
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ170-250130-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

WED
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ171-250130-
UNALASKA BAY-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TODAY
W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

TUE
S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE MORNING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ172-250130-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.

TUE
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

WED
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

FRI
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.



PKZ173-250130-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TODAY
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

TUE
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

WED
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

FRI
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ174-250130-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TODAY
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S WIND 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND
SNOW.

TONIGHT
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.

TUE
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

WED
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

THU
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

FRI
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ175-250130-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING TODAY


TODAY
SW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

TUE
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

WED
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ176-250130-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING TODAY


TODAY
S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.

TUE
SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

WED
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

THU
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ177-250130-
ADAK TO KISKA-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

TUE
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

WED
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

THU
W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.



PKZ178-250130-
KISKA TO ATTU-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT LATE MORNING. SEAS 12
FT BUILDING TO 17 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.



PKZ179-250130-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

WED
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

THU
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ180-250130-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TODAY
N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ181-250130-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY


TODAY
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ185-250130-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
327 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
NE WIND 20 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...E 35 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN. FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
E WIND 30 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...E 45 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 14 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
14 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.