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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
308 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 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.

PKZ499-121415-
308 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 969 mb low at 50N 157W will move to 55N 159W at 980 mb Tue morning
then dissipate as it moves inland over Bristol Bay Tue night. A 985
mb North Pacific low will move near 55N 153W Wed morning then move
inland over Bristol Bay at 982 mb Wed evening. A front will move
over the western Bering Tue night then move into the central Bering
Wed night.

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PKZ411-121415-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
308 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...N wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt becoming up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Freezing spray.
Snow showers.
.WED...E wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

PKZ412-121415-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
308 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft. Freezing spray.
Snow showers.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...E wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ413-121415-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
308 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt diminishing to 20 to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 16 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.

$$

PKZ414-121415-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
308 PM AKST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft. Snow showers.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 to 30 kt diminishing to 10 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...SE wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.FRI...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$



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