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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
317 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

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.

PKZ499-261400-
317 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 980 mb low at 58N 178W moves inland near 61N 165W at 981 mb Mon
morning with its front into Western Alaska by Midday Monday. A
1004 mb low and front near 49N 166E moves across Bristol Bay into
the Gulf of Alaska for Tue Afternoon. A 963 mb North Pacific low
moves to 50N 168E at 949 mb Tue afternoon.

$$

PKZ411-261400-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
317 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 to 40 kt diminishing to up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 13 to 28 ft.
.WED...S wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.

$$

PKZ412-261400-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
317 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 17 to 32 ft. Widespread rain
showers.
.MON...W wind 15 to 30 kt diminishing to up to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind up to 20 kt increasing to 15 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED...SE wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.

$$

PKZ413-261400-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
317 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 40 to 55 kt. Seas 28 to 38 ft subsiding to 19 to
34 ft after midnight.
.MON...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 15 to 30 kt becoming NW up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Snow.
.TUE...SE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.

$$

PKZ414-261400-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
317 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...STORM WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 16 to 31 ft building to 23 to
38 ft after midnight.
.MON...W wind 35 to 50 kt diminishing to 15 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 20 to 34 ft subsiding to 16 to 24 ft in the
afternoon. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...W wind up to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$



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