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NWS Forecast

FZAK62 PAFC 232336
OFFALU

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
336 PM AKDT WED APR 23 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.

PKZ499-241415-
336 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA

A 994 MB LOW NEAR 54N 178W WILL BE ABSORBED INTO A NORTH PACIFIC
LOW WHICH WILL MOVE TO 52N 173W AT 974 MB THU AFTERNOON. THIS LOW
WILL THEN MOVE TO 55N 163W AT 977 MB FRI AFTERNOON.



PKZ411-241415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
336 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU
NE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
NW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.



PKZ412-241415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
336 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.



PKZ413-241415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
336 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN.

FRI
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON
SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.



PKZ414-241415-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
336 PM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

TONIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING E 15 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

FRI
NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
NW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.