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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
304 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 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.

PKZ499-211245-
304 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 986 mb low at 48N 177W moves to 49N 170W at 998 mb Thu evening
moving eastward becoming complex through Fri. The associated
front moves over the Eastern Aleutians and the Alaska Peninsula
Thu evening then will move into the western Gulf Fri afternoon.

$$

PKZ411-211245-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
304 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind up to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ412-211245-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
304 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ413-211245-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
304 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ414-211245-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
304 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Rain.
.THU...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$



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