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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
324 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 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.

PKZ499-201300-
324 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 981 mb low at 52N 177E moves to 53N 162W at a 978 mb low Fri
afternoon. The low will weaken to 970 mb and continue into the
Gulf into Sat night. A 985 mb low near the Seward Peninsula Fri
afternoon will move to 60N 165W by Sat afternoon at 985 mb.

$$

PKZ411-201300-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
324 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.

$$

PKZ412-201300-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
324 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers.
.SAT...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.MON...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

$$

PKZ413-201300-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
324 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft. Rain showers.
.FRI...N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.MON...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.

$$

PKZ414-201300-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
324 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain showers.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$



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