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FZAK62 PAFC 230023
OFFALU

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
323 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 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.

PKZ499-231345-
323 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 969 mb low at 61N 171W dives to 52N 151W at 983 mb Thu night 
then merges with a 978 mb low in the Southern Gulf of Alaska for 
Fri afternoon. The associated front pushes across the Alaska 
Peninsula through Fri afternoon. A new front edges over the 
Western Aleutians by Fri afternoon. 

$$

PKZ411-231345-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
323 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 to 45 kt becoming W 20 to 35 kt after
midnight. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.THU...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...S wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.

$$

PKZ412-231345-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
323 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...
.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 to 55 kt. Seas 23 to 34 ft. Snow showers.
.THU...NW wind 35 to 50 kt becoming W 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 17 to 32 ft subsiding to 14 to 22 ft in the 
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

PKZ413-231345-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
323 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 17 to 29 ft. Snow showers.
.THU...NW wind 30 to 45 kt becoming W 15 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 14 to 29 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 15 to 30 kt becoming SW after midnight. Seas
9 to 17 ft.
.FRI...S wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.

$$

PKZ414-231345-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
323 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...
.TONIGHT...W wind 45 to 60 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft. Rain showers and
snow showers.
.THU...NW wind 45 to 60 kt. Seas 22 to 37 ft.  and rain showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 30 to 45 kt diminishing to 20 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 14 to 22 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.MON...NW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.

$$


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