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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
323 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 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.

PKZ499-301330-
323 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A WEATHER FRONT MOVES FROM THE CENTRAL TO THE EASTERN BERING BY
THU NIGHT BEFORE EXITING THE REGION. A 993 MB LOW AT 46N 180W THU
AFTERNOON MOVES TO 53N 172W AT 987 MB FRI AFTERNOON. THIS SYSTEM
MOVES TO 63N 178W AT 978 MB SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ411-301330-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
323 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

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PKZ412-301330-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
323 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. W OF 177W...VARIABLE WIND TO 20 KT
BECOMING NW 25 TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ413-301330-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
323 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT BECOMING N 25 TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ414-301330-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
323 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING 30 TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 30 TO 45 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. S OF THE PRIBILOFS...WINDS BECOMING W 35 TO 45 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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