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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
338 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 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.

PKZ499-170130-
338 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

Bogoslof Volcano, near 54N 168W, is currently active.

High pressure over the western Aleutians will slowly shift south
into the North Pacific through Fri morning. A 994 mb low will
move to 62N 171W Wed evening and weaken to 998 mb as it moves over
Bristol Bay Thu morning before dissipating. A 999 mb low will
move to 61N 180 Thu morning and dissipate near St Paul Island Fri
morning.

$$

PKZ411-170130-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
338 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Patchy fog.
.TONIGHT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

PKZ412-170130-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
338 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.THU...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW wind up to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ413-170130-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
338 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Patchy fog.
.TONIGHT...W wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...NW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.

$$

PKZ414-170130-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
338 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...E wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$



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