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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK62 PAFC

FZAK62 PAFC 132315
OFFALU

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
315 PM AKDT Thu May 13 2021

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.

PKZ499-141315-
315 PM AKDT Thu May 13 2021

SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA

A 988 mb low at 54N 176W moves to 54N 175W at 990 mb Fri
afternoon and then moves to 53N 167W at 1002 mb by Sat afternoon.
Its front crosses the Eastern Bering through Fri afternoon.



PKZ411-141315-
Bering Sea Offshore West of 180 and East of the International
Dateline-
315 PM AKDT Thu May 13 2021

TONIGHT
N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Rain.

FRI
N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

SAT
NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

SUN
W wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

MON THROUGH TUE
E wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.



PKZ412-141315-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and North of 56N-
315 PM AKDT Thu May 13 2021

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

FRI
E wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SAT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SUN
NW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON THROUGH TUE
E wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



PKZ413-141315-
Bering Sea Offshore 171W to 180 and South of 56N-
315 PM AKDT Thu May 13 2021

TONIGHT
SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.

FRI
E wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SUN
NW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

MON
E wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.



PKZ414-141315-
Bering Sea Offshore East of 171W-
315 PM AKDT Thu May 13 2021

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 25 to 40 kt diminishing to 15 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

FRI
SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

SAT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

SUN
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
E wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.