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FZAK62 PAFC 061104
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
304 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 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.

PKZ499-070130-
304 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...
A 1000 MB LOW NEAR 48N 171W WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES INTO THE NORTH
PACIFIC THIS AFTERNOON. A 1011 MB LOW NEAR SITKINAK WILL MOVE
OVER PORT HEIDEN WHILE STRENGTHENING TO 1003 MB THIS AFTERNOON.
THIS LOW THEN GRADUALLY WEAKENS WHILE REMAINING STATIONARY THROUGH
THU AND DISSIPATES LATE THU. A 1000 MB LOW WILL MOVE TO 45N 174E
LATE THU.

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PKZ411-070130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
304 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ412-070130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
304 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.

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PKZ413-070130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
304 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ414-070130-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
304 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

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