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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
313 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 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.

PKZ499-220200-
313 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 1003 mb low at 45N 159E will move to 58N 178E at 977 mb by Wed
morning. The low will continue to deepen rapidly to 964 mb as it
tracks to 61N 168W by Wed evening. The low then moves to 60N 163W at
968 mb through Thu morning.

$$

PKZ411-220200-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
313 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...STORM WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 to 30 kt becoming S in the afternoon.
Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Rain showers.
.WED...NW wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.SAT...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.

$$

PKZ412-220200-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
313 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...STORM WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 30 kt increasing to 25 to 40 kt after
midnight. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Rain showers and snow showers.
.WED...W wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 16 to 24 ft building to 23 to
30 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 40 to 55 kt. Seas 24 to 36 ft.
.THU...W wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 15 to 30 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.

$$

PKZ413-220200-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
313 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft building to 11 to
18 ft after midnight. Rain.
.WED...W wind 35 to 45 kt. Seas 16 to 24 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 20 to 33 ft.
.THU...W wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 29 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SAT...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.

$$

PKZ414-220200-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
313 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 10 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind up to 20 kt becoming S 20 to 35 kt after
midnight. Seas 10 to 13 ft. Rain showers.
.WED...SW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft building to 15 to 23
ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 45 to 60 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft.
.THU...NW wind 45 to 60 kt. Seas 18 to 33 ft.
.FRI...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$



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