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NWS Forecast

FZAK62 PAFC 162317
OFFALU

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PKZ499-171345-
317 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA

A 989 MB LOW NEAR 57N 161W WILL MOVE TO 58N 158W AT 985 MB
WEDNESDAY MORNING. THIS LOW WILL THEN BECOMING STATIONARY AND
WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WESTERN
BERING SEA WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.



PKZ411-171345-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
317 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WED
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT AND THU
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI
S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.



PKZ412-171345-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
317 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

WED
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

FRI
W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.



PKZ413-171345-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
317 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

WED
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

THU
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.



PKZ414-171345-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
317 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.

THU
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
NE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.