Bering Sea Offshore Forecast


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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
245 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 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.

PKZ499-191415-
245 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 1002 mb low at 54N 172W moves south and dissipates this evening.
A strong front approaches the western Aleutians Fri afternoon and
reaches Adak by Sat afternoon.

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PKZ411-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
245 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt becoming 15 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6
to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...E wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

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PKZ412-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
245 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...NE wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

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PKZ413-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
245 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

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PKZ414-191415-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
245 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.

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