Bering Sea Offshore Forecast


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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
249 AM 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.

PKZ499-190230-
249 AM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...

A 991 mb low at 54N 173E moves to 51N 171W at 1017 mb dissipating
Sat morning. The associated front slides into the Eastern 
Aleutians dissipating Sat morning. A 991 mb low near 45N 177W 
moves to 50N 145W at 988 mb Sat morning. A 978 mb North Pacific 
low and front moves to 48N 169E Sat morning.

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PKZ411-190230-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
249 AM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TODAY...E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...E wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

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PKZ412-190230-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
249 AM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TODAY...NE wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.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 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

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PKZ413-190230-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
249 AM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TODAY...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

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PKZ414-190230-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
249 AM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TODAY...NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Freezing spray N of 
56N.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Freezing spray N of
56N.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Freezing spray N of 56N.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

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