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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
318 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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.

PKZ499-211400-
318 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA THROUGH MON
AFTERNOON. A 980 MB LOW NEAR 51N 168E WEAKENS TO 987 MB AS IT
MOVES NEAR 56N 173E SUN AFTERNOON...THEN DRIFTS SOUTHWEST NEAR 54N
169E MON AFTERNOON WHILE WEAKENING TO 993 MB.

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PKZ411-211400-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
318 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ412-211400-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
318 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ413-211400-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
318 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ414-211400-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
318 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT EXCEPT E 10 KT W OF 168W. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT EXCEPT E 10 KT W OF 168W. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT EXCEPT E 10 KT W OF 167W. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SE WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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