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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
354 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 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.

PKZ499-220230-
354 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 995 mb low at 53N 179E moves across the Bering weakening to 1001
mb at 65N 174W by Thu morning. A front moves across the Western
Aleutians Thu afternoon.

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PKZ411-220230-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
354 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...NW to SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SE 10 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...SE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Snow and rain.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN...S wind up to 15 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.

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PKZ412-220230-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
354 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft. Snow showers.
.TONIGHT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU...W wind up to 20 kt becoming SE 10 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.

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PKZ413-220230-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
354 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S to W wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 20 to 35 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 9 to 17 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.

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PKZ414-220230-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
354 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.
.THU...W wind 15 to 30 kt becoming SW up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.

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