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FZAK52 PAFC 281255
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

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.

PKZ199-290145-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...

A 986 MB LOW 250 NM SOUTH OF SAND POINT WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY BEFORE MOVING SOUTHWARD INTO THE NORTH PACIFIC THU
AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE WESTERN BERING TODAY
AND SPREAD INTO THE NORTHERN BERING ON THURSDAY.

$$

PKZ150-290145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY
ALONG THE COAST.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 26 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ155-290145-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT EXCEPT NE 25 KT FROM THE SHUMAGIN ISLANDS E.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 26 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ160-290145-
BRISTOL BAY-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT AND THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ165-290145-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ170-290145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ171-290145-
UNALASKA BAY-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ172-290145-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ173-290145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.THU...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ174-290145-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ175-290145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 24 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.THU...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ176-290145-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 50 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ177-290145-
ADAK TO KISKA-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ178-290145-
KISKA TO ATTU-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ179-290145-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ180-290145-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ181-290145-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 25 KT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT.

$$

PKZ185-290145-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
355 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE
ICE EDGE IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...N WIND 25 KT. W OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY FROM SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND EAST.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$




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