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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
347 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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.

PKZ499-200130-
347 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

Bogoslof Volcano, near 54N 168W, is currently active.

A 1000 mb low near 50N 172W will move to 54N 152W at 1002 mb Sun
morning...then continue east into the Gulf of Alaska. High
pressure over the western Bering Sea on Sun will move eastward
through Sun afternoon. A front will approach the western
Aleutians late Sun.

$$

PKZ411-200130-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
347 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt becoming variable less than 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PKZ412-200130-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
347 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM
or less.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...E wind up to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.
.WED...N wind up to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

PKZ413-200130-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
347 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.TONIGHT...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind up to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 8 ft.
.WED...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PKZ414-200130-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
347 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 9 ft.

$$



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