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FZAK62 PAFC 051114
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
314 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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.

PKZ499-060130-
314 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 990 NM LOW NEAR 50N 176W WEAKENS TO 1005 MB AS IT MOVES TO 47N
162W WED EVENING. A 1008 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR SITKINAK WED
AFTERNOON AND MOVE OVER THE ALASKA PENINSULA LATE WED. HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE WESTERN BERING SEA WED MORNING AND
BUILDS EASTWARD THROUGH LATE WED.

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PKZ411-060130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
314 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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PKZ412-060130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
314 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND UP TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ413-060130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
314 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...N WIND UP TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ414-060130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
314 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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