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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
343 AM AKDT Thu Sep 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.

PKZ499-220130-
343 AM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 992 mb low at 49N 176W moves to 55N 156W at 996 by Sat morning.
A front decays over the Southern Bering while the main front
stretches across the Alaska Peninsula and Gulf of Alaska through Sat
morning. High pressure extends over the Northern and Western Bering
through Sat morning.

$$

PKZ411-220130-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
343 AM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Patchy fog.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

PKZ412-220130-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
343 AM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Patchy fog.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

PKZ413-220130-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
343 AM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Patchy fog.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

PKZ414-220130-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
343 AM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft. Patchy fog. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$



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