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FZAK52 PAFC 220015
CWFALU

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 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.

PKZ199-221300-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN BERING SUN EVENING AND
STALL AND DISSIPATE OVER THE CENTRAL BERING ON MON AFTERNOON. A
978 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP 370 NM SOUTHWEST OF SHEMYA MON AFTERNOON
AND STRENGTHEN TO 958 MB 150 NM NORTH OF SHEMYA TUE AFTERNOON. AN
ASSOCIATED STRONG FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN BERING MON
EVENING AND MOVE TO THE EASTERN BERING BY TUE AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ150-221300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. N OF CHIRIKOF ISLAND...NW WIND 15 KT.
SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ155-221300-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 26 FT.

$$

PKZ160-221300-
BRISTOL BAY-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ165-221300-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF COLD BAY.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY E OF COLD BAY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
EVENING E OF COLD BAY.
.TUE...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ170-221300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ171-221300-
UNALASKA BAY-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ172-221300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT EARLY BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 27 FT.

$$

PKZ173-221300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

PKZ174-221300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT EARLY BECOMING SW 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...SW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.

$$

PKZ175-221300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 55 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ176-221300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 17 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 26 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

PKZ177-221300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
18 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 55 KT. SEAS 33 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 26 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.THU...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ178-221300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...STORM WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING W. SEAS 13 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT EARLY BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT BECOMING W 55 KT TOWARD MORNING. SEAS
18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...W WIND 55 KT. SEAS 36 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ179-221300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ180-221300-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ181-221300-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ185-221300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
315 PM AKST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...E 20 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 25 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING SW.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY NE OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND.
.TUE...E WIND 50 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$




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