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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 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.

PKZ199-020030-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 993 MB LOW 230 NM SOUTH OF CHIGNIK WILL WEAKEN TO 1000 MB WED
NIGHT IN THE CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA. A WEATHER FRONT WILL CROSS
THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS WED AND THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS THU. A LOW
WILL DEVELOP 330 NM SOUTHWEST OF SHEMYA AT 1002 MB THU MORNING AND
TRACK TO 30 NM NORTHEAST OF SHEMYA AT 995 MB THU NIGHT.


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PKZ150-020030-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT FROM CHIRIKOF
ISLAND S. WINDS BECOMING NW 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING
TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ155-020030-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS
AND PASSES BY MIDDAY. SEAS 12 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ160-020030-
BRISTOL BAY-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ165-020030-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 KT FROM COLD BAY W.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ170-020030-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 4
FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ171-020030-
UNALASKA BAY-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ172-020030-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ173-020030-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ174-020030-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ175-020030-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7
FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ176-020030-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ177-020030-
ADAK TO KISKA-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9
FT.  SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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PKZ178-020030-
KISKA TO ATTU-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT BY MIDDAY.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

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PKZ179-020030-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  PATCHY FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ180-020030-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

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

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY NEAR THE ICE EDGE.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

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PKZ181-020030-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.

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PKZ185-020030-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
328 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT FROM SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SW 15 KT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 25
KT W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 25 KT W
OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT.

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