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NWS Forecast

FZAK62 PAFC 252334
OFFALU

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 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.

PKZ499-261315-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA
A 995 MB LOW NEAR 57N 172E
WILL MOVE TO 63N 175W AND STRENGTHEN TO 965 MB SUN AFTERNOON. THE
LOW WILL THEN REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY AND WEAKEN TO 980 MB MON
AFTERNOON. A 997 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR 54N 159W MON AFTERNOON.



PKZ411-261315-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN
W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.

MON
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

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

THU
NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.



PKZ412-261315-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY


TONIGHT
S WIND INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 17 FT. RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.

MON
NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.



PKZ413-261315-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.

MON
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.

WED THROUGH THU
S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.



PKZ414-261315-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
334 PM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING SUNDAY


TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WIND 20 TO 35 KT BECOMING 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.

MON
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.

WED
N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

THU
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.