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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
343 AM 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.

PKZ499-080200-
343 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

HIGH PRESSURE WEAKENS OVER THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS THROUGH FRI
MORNING. A 966 MB KAMCHATKA LOW DRIVES INTO THE RUSSIAN FAR EAST
DRAWING THE ASSOCIATED FRONT INTO THE WESTERN BERING THROUGH FRI
MORNING. A 988 MB NORTH PACIFIC LOW AT 45N 168E APPROACHES THE
WESTERN ALEUTIANS FRI MORNING.

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PKZ411-080200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
343 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

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PKZ412-080200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
343 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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PKZ413-080200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
343 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON W OF 177W. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

$$

PKZ414-080200-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
343 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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