Bering Sea Offshore Forecast


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FZAK62 PAFC 161235
OFFALU
Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
335 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
Offshore Waters Forecast for the Bering Sea
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.
PKZ499-170245-
335 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 990 mb North Pacific low moves to 53N 170E at 981 mb for Wed
morning and continues to 55N 173E at 991 mb by Thu morning. The
associated front sweeps into the Eastern Aleutians by Thu morning.
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PKZ411-170245-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
335 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...
.TODAY...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray N of 56N in
the morning.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 25 kt becoming SE 20 to 35 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Freezing spray N of 56N after midnight.
.WED...SE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Snow. Freezing spray N 
of 56N in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT...E wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 22 ft.
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PKZ412-170245-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
335 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray in the
morning.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
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PKZ413-170245-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
335 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...E wind up to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
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PKZ414-170245-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
335 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...NW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Freezing spray N of
56N.
.WED...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft. Freezing spray N of 
56N.
.WED NIGHT...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N wind up to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
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