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FZAK62 PAFC 210026
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
326 PM AKST MON FEB 20 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.

PKZ499-211415-
326 PM AKST MON FEB 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
BOGOSLOF VOLCANO AT 54N 168W REMAINS ACTIVE. A 956 MB LOW AT 54N
173E WILL MOVE TO 53N 163E TUE...THEN MERGE WITH A 956 MB LOW
NEAR 53N 169E TUE EVENING. THIS LOW WILL THEN MOVE TO 54N 168E AT
954 MB WED AFTERNOON. AN ASSOCIATED FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL BERING
WILL MOVE ONSHORE OVER SOUTHWEST ALASKA TUE AFTERNOON.

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PKZ411-211415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
326 PM AKST MON FEB 20 2017

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 29 FT. SNOW WITH RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 19 TO 24 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 29 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 27 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.

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PKZ412-211415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
326 PM AKST MON FEB 20 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
N OF 58N. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY N OF 58N. SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 27 FT.

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PKZ413-211415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
326 PM AKST MON FEB 20 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 40 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 27 FT.

$$

PKZ414-211415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
326 PM AKST MON FEB 20 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 TO 11 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 TO 10 FT.
SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 TO 9
FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 TO 12
FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7
TO 12 FT.

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