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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
354 AM AKST Thu Feb 22 2018

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.

PKZ499-230145-
354 AM AKST Thu Feb 22 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 1005 mb low at 49N 173E moves to 58N 177E at 996 mb by Fri
morning and then to 58N 173E at 1000 mb by Sat morning. A 1000 mb
low Fri afternoon at 60N 174W moves inland near 61N 165W by Sat
morning. The associated front will move across the Bering Sea
through Fri afternoon.


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PKZ411-230145-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
354 AM AKST Thu Feb 22 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Snow and rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 25 to 35 kt. S of 56N...W wind 25 kt. Seas 11 to
16 ft. Snow and rain.
.FRI...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 19 to 23 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.

$$

PKZ412-230145-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
354 AM AKST Thu Feb 22 2018

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...W wind up to 20 kt becoming SE 10 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Snow and rain.
.FRI...SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 16 to 21 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.MON...SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 28 ft.

$$

PKZ413-230145-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
354 AM AKST Thu Feb 22 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE wind 10 to 25 kt increasing to 20 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 to 35 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Rain.
.FRI...W wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 21 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.

$$

PKZ414-230145-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
354 AM AKST Thu Feb 22 2018

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...W wind 15 to 30 kt diminishing to up to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Snow and rain.
.FRI...SE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.SAT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.
.MON...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 16 to 27 ft.

$$



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