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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
345 PM AKST Mon Feb 18 2019

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.

PKZ499-191415-
345 PM AKST Mon Feb 18 2019
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A front moves over the Alaska Peninsula continues into the Gulf
through Tue morning. A North Pacific low moves to 49N 175W at 994
mb by Tue morning and then to 55N 175W at 987 my by Tue afternoon
and moves into the northern Bering at 973 mb by Wed afternoon. A
front associated with a 980 mb low at 50N 168E approaches the
western Aleutians by Wed afternoon.

$$

PKZ411-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
345 PM AKST Mon Feb 18 2019

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE...S wind 10 to 25 kt becoming NW late afternoon. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 20 to 30 ft.

$$

PKZ412-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
345 PM AKST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 15 to 30 kt becoming W 10 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 9 to 17 ft. Snow showers and rain.
.WED...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 17 to 27 ft.

$$

PKZ413-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
345 PM AKST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 to 30 kt becoming W late afternoon. Seas 7 to 12
ft. Snow showers and rain.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...W wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 27 ft.

$$

PKZ414-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
345 PM AKST Mon Feb 18 2019

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt becoming variable 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Rain and snow.
.WED...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.THU THROUGH SAT...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.

$$



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