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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
344 PM AKST Sun Jan 26 2020

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.

PKZ499-271400-
344 PM AKST Sun Jan 26 2020
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 972 mb low at 49N 170E moves into the North Pacific at 1000 mb
by Tue afternoon. Its front over the Western Aleutians retreats
with the low through Tue afternoon. A ridge over the Central
Bering moves to the Western Bering for Tue afternoon.

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PKZ411-271400-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
344 PM AKST Sun Jan 26 2020

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 21 ft. Snow showers.
.MON...E wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Snow showers.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.WED...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.

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PKZ412-271400-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
344 PM AKST Sun Jan 26 2020

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Freezing spray.
Snow showers.
.MON...NE wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Freezing spray. Snow
showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

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PKZ413-271400-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
344 PM AKST Sun Jan 26 2020

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft. Freezing spray.
Snow showers.
.MON...NE wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft. Freezing spray. Snow
showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Freezing
spray.
.TUE...N wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

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PKZ414-271400-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
344 PM AKST Sun Jan 26 2020

...GALE WARNING MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Snow showers.
.MON...N wind 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Snow showers.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...N wind 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.WED...NW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

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