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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
302 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

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.

PKZ499-081600-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A FRONT OVER THE WESTERN BERING WEAKENS THROUGH FRI MORNING. HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL BERING WEAKENS THROUGH THU THEN BUILDS
BACK IN FRI. A NORTH PACIFIC LOW MOVES TO 48N 171E AT 990 MB FRI
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ411-081600-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. S OF 56N AND W OF 178E...WINDS
BECOMING W 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. N OF 56N AND E OF 178E...SE WIND 30 KT
BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING NE. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

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PKZ412-081600-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING NE.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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PKZ413-081600-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT BY
LATE AFTERNOON W OF 176W. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PKZ414-081600-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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