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FZPN40 PHFO 041645
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1700 UTC FRI SEP 04 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT
OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN
TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

THIS HIGH SEAS FORECAST USES 1-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS WHICH MAY BE
HIGHER THAN 10-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS.

PAN PAN

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC SEP 04 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 05 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 06 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.7N 145.1W AT 1500 UTC. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 160 NM
NE...135 NM SE...115 NM SW...140 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT WITHIN
390 NM NE...260 NM SE...420 NM SW...490 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 330 NM N...AND 210 NM S SEMICIRCLES. NUMEROUS
STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 20.9N 145.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN
145 NM NE...120 NM SE...80 NM SW...125 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 300 NM NE...210 NM SE...300 NM SW...420 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 330 NM N...AND 210 NM
S SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 23.2N 147.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN
130 NM NE...100 NM SE...65 NM SW...110 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER
WITHIN 390 NM NW...AND 240 SE SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 210 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 24.9N 149.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.0N 151.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.0N 152.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION
DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND INTENSITY.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.4N 175.7E AT 1200 UTC. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS
75 KT GUSTS 90 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 135 NM NE...100
NM SE...85 NM SW...140 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN
240 NM E SEMICIRCLE...270 NM SW...330 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM NW...AND 240 NM SE SEMICIRCLES.
NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 22.9N 172.6E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 150 NM
NE...115 NM SE...100 NM SW...155 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 360 NM N...AND 210 S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM NW...AND 270 NM SE SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.1N 168.1E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 170 NM
NE...135 NM SE...120 NM SW...175 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 540 NM N...AND 300 NM S SEMICIRCLES OVER FORECAST
WATERS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 24N161E TO
18N169E TO 22N174E.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.9N 163.6E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO W OF AREA NEAR 25.9N 158.6E.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 110 KT GUSTS 135 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO W OF AREA NEAR 28.6N 153.0E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION
DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND INTENSITY.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO N OF AREA NEAR 32.4N 164.2W AT 1500 UTC.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 160 NM E SEMICIRCLE...100 NM SW...130 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT WITHIN 350 NM N SEMICIRCLE...300 NM SE...225 NM
SW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE N OF 28N BETWEEN 156W AND
168W OVER FORECAST WATERS. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF
29N BETWEEN 159W AND 163W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO WELL N OF FORECAST AREA
NEAR 36.9N 165.3W. SEE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FZPN01 KWBC FROM THE OCEAN
PREDICTION CENTER FOR DETAILS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 17N169W 1009 MB MOVING SE SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 20N162W TO
25N160W MOVING W SLOWLY. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 17N TO 26N
BETWEEN 156W AND 163W...AND WITHIN 180 NM SE QUADRANT OF LOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 15N167W 1008 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 26N161W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 13N166W 1007 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 26N164W.

.LOW 12N174E 1009 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 13N178W
TO 15N173W NEARLY STATIONARY. NUMEROUS STRONG TSTMS FROM 06N TO 10N
BETWEEN 170E AND 176E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF A
LINE 12N160E TO 16N178E TO 12N177W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH 14N174E TO 13N174W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 15N174E TO 14N177W.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF
05N E OF 155W...N OF 23N BETWEEN 155W AND 173W...AND N OF A LINE
21N170W TO 16N176E TO 22N166E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 13N TO 19N
BETWEEN 155W AND 170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT E OF A LINE 30N173W TO 20N155W TO 17N160W TO
11N160W...AND N OF A LINE 23N160E TO 12N170E TO 20N180E TO 30N174W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF LINES 19N140W TO 15N149W TO 30N170W...AND
26N180E TO 19N174E TO 15N169E TO 15N164E TO 17N160E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 07N BETWEEN 148W AND 165W...FROM 07N
TO 14N E OF 161W...AND FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 161W AND 175W.

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.HONOLULU HI.




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