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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK62 PAFC

FZAK62 PAFC 231151
OFFALU

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
351 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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.

PKZ499-240145-
351 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA

A 1002 mb low at 61N 166W remains nearly stationary and dissipates
Mon evening. A 979 mb low at 51N 162E moves to 54N 167E at 935 mb
Mon evening. The low then moves to 52N 177W at 952 mb Tue night.



PKZ411-240145-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
351 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

STORM WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY


TODAY
SE wind 15 to 30 kt increasing to 35 to 50 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 7 ft building to 8 to 17 ft in the afternoon.
Snow and rain.

TONIGHT
SE wind 45 to 60 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft building to
22 to 32 ft after midnight. Rain.

TUE
E wind 45 to 60 kt. S of 56N...SW wind 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 21 to 36 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 25 to 37 ft.

WED
N wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 31 ft.

THU
N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.

FRI
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.



PKZ412-240145-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
351 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

TONIGHT
E wind 15 to 30 kt becoming SE 35 to 50 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 ft building to 8 to 13 ft after midnight. Rain.

TUE
E wind 45 to 60 kt. Seas 15 to 30 ft. Rain and snow.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 18 to 30 ft.

WED
NE wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 29 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.



PKZ413-240145-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
351 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY


TODAY
NW wind up to 20 kt becoming S 10 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 9 ft. Rain.

TONIGHT
SE wind 30 to 45 kt increasing to 40 to 55 kt after
midnight. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Rain.

TUE
SE wind 40 to 55 kt becoming SW 25 to 40 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 18 to 26 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 19 to 24 ft.

WED
N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.



PKZ414-240145-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
351 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

STORM WARNING TUESDAY


TODAY
W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TONIGHT
W wind up to 15 kt becoming S 15 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
SE wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft building to
11 to 19 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow.

TUE NIGHT
S wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.

WED
SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.