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FZAK62 PAFC 050017
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

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.

PKZ499-051515-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 996 MB LOW NEAR 62N 180 WILL MOVE TO 64N 163W MIDDAY THU AT
1010 MB...THEN MOVE INLAND AND DISSIPATE. A STRONG FRONT ENTERS
THE WESTERN BERING LATE WED NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED 982 MB LOW AT
57N 165E THU AFTERNOON WILL MOVE TO 64N 172W AT 985 MB FRI
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ411-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
FREEZING SPRAY N OF 57N IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 25 TO 40 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT BUILDING TO 15 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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PKZ412-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 TO 20 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 27 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 26 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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PKZ413-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 TO 20 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

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PKZ414-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO 11 TO
18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 14 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

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