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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK62 PAFC

FZAK62 PAFC 182330
OFFALU

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
330 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 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.

PKZ499-191345-
330 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA

Bogoslof Volcano, near 54N 168W, is currently active.

A 999 mb low near 50N 174W will weaken to 1002 mb and drift into
the Gulf of Alaska on Sunday. Broad low pressure over the Bering
Sea will be replaced by high pressure on Sat.



PKZ411-191345-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
330 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

TONIGHT
NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM
or less.

SAT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.

SAT NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt becoming S after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
Patchy fog.

SUN
S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

MON THROUGH TUE
E wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 8 ft.

WED
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.



PKZ412-191345-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
330 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

TONIGHT
NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM
or less.

SAT
NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.

SAT NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.

SUN
E wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

MON
S wind up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE THROUGH WED
SE wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ413-191345-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
330 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

TONIGHT
NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM
or less.

SAT
NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.

SAT NIGHT
NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog.

SUN
E wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

MON THROUGH TUE
SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.

WED
SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.



PKZ414-191345-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
330 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

TONIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.

SAT
NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.

SAT NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog.

SUN
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

MON
W wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

TUE THROUGH WED
S wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.