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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

NWS Forecast

FZAK62 PAFC 241223
OFFALU

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
323 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

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.

PKZ499-250230-
323 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA

A 997 MB LOW NEAR 55N 155W WEAKENS TO 1012 MB MON NIGHT AS IT
MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA. A 981 MB LOW NEAR 54N 167E
TONIGHT STRENGTHENS TO 970 MB WHILE REMAINING NEARLY STATIONARY
THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN MOVES NORTH TO 58N 168E WHILE WEAKENING
TO 984 MB TUE NIGHT. A NORTH PACIFIC 982 MB LOW MOVES NORTHEAST
TO 50N 176E TUE NIGHT.



PKZ411-250230-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
323 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
SE WIND 30 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON SOUTH
OF 56N. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

WED
E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

THU THROUGH FRI
NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.



PKZ412-250230-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
323 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
E WIND 15 TO 30 KT BECOMING SE 25 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

FRI
N WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.



PKZ413-250230-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
323 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.



PKZ414-250230-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
323 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

TODAY
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

FRI
E WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.