166  
FZAK52 PAFC 221218  
CWFALU  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
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-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA  
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...  
A FRONT OVER THE EASTERN ALEUTIANS WEAKENS TUE AFTERNOON. HIGH  
PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE BERING SEA THROUGH TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER  
FRONT APPROACHES THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS TUE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
PKZ150-230115-  
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE
 
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.   
WED THROUGH THU
 
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.   
FRI
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ155-230115-  
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE
 
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.   
THU
 
NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.   
FRI
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ160-230115-  
BRISTOL BAY-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY
 
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE
 
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE NIGHT
 
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.   
WED
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.   
THU
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.   
FRI
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ165-230115-  
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT
 
   
..HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE
 
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ170-230115-  
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.   
TUE
 
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ171-230115-  
UNALASKA BAY-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
TUE
 
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
THU
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
FRI
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ172-230115-  
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.   
TUE
 
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ173-230115-  
NIKLOSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
TUE
 
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
WED THROUGH THU
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
FRI
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ174-230115-  
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.   
TUE
 
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.   
THU
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.   
FRI
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ175-230115-  
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
TODAY
 
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
TUE
 
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.   
THU
 
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
FRI
 
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ176-230115-  
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.   
TUE
 
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
WED
 
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
THU
 
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.   
FRI
 
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ177-230115-  
ADAK TO KISKA-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.   
TUE
 
SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
WED
 
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ178-230115-  
KISKA TO ATTU-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY
 
 
   
TODAY
 
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.   
TUE
 
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.   
WED
 
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ179-230115-  
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
TUE
 
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
THU
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.   
FRI
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ180-230115-  
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING TODAY
 
   
..HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT. HEAVY  
FREEZING SPRAY.   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT. HEAVY  
FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING  
SPRAY.   
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.   
WED
 
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ181-230115-  
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.   
TUE
 
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT IN THE  
MORNING BECOMING 2 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.   
WED
 
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ185-230115-  
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-  
318 AM AKST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
TODAY
 
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
TUE
 
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.   
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.   
WED
 
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.   
THU THROUGH FRI
 
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.  
 

 
 
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