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FZAK62 PAFC 051150
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
350 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 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.

PKZ499-060200-
350 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 986 MB NORTH PACIFIC LOW COMPLEX MOVES TO 52N 159W MIDDAY THU
AND CONTINUES INTO THE SOUTHWEST GULF OF ALASKA FRI AFTERNOON AT
999 MB. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT PUSHES INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF OF
ALASKA THU MORNING. A 992 MB LOW NEAR 56N 166E THU AFTERNOON MOVES
TO 57N 172E SAT MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT PUSHES INTO THE
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS BY SAT MORNING.


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PKZ411-060200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
350 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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PKZ412-060200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
350 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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PKZ413-060200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
350 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PKZ414-060200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
350 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. W OF 168W...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT
BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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