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FZPN02 KWBC 041125
HSFEPI

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1145 UTC FRI SEP 04 2015

CCODE/2:31:12:11:00/AOW+POR+AOE/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

PACIFIC N OF 30N AND S OF 67N E OF A LINE FROM BERING STRAIT
TO 50N 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC SEP 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 06.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 31.5N 163.5W 980 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 04
MOVING NW OR 345 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT
GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 160 NM E
SEMICIRCLE...100 NM SW QUADRANT AND 130 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 350 NM NE QUADRANT...300 NM SE
QUADRANT...225 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 350 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS
TO 36 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 35.9N 164.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 170 NM E SEMICIRCLE...110 NM SW QUADRANT AND 130 NM NW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 420 NM NE...360 NM
SE...300 NM SW...AND 360 NM NW QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 38 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 42.0N 164.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 180 NM E SEMICIRCLE...120 NM SW QUADRANT AND 140 NM
NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 360 NM N
QUADRANT...420 NM E AND W QUADRANTS...AND 300 NM S QUADRANT WITH
SEAS TO 36 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL IGNACIO NEAR 46.9N 158.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL IGNACIO NEAR 51.7N 142.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL IGNACIO NEAR 53.0N 128.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 240 NM E OF A LINE FROM 60N148W TO 57N148W TO 49N155W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 58N148W 1007 MB. WITHIN 240 NM N AND
NE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N142W 1003 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF
51N BETWEEN 133W AND 148W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N139W 1012 MB. WITHIN 180 NM OF LOW
CENTER WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 47N167E 1002 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM
40N TO 50N W OF 176E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N172E 1008 MB. WITHIN 180 NM OF LOW
CENTER WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 40N168W 1011 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM OF LOW
CENTER WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 180 NM E OF A LINE FROM 42N127W TO
37N127W TO 34N123W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 180 NM E OF A LINE FROM 42N127W TO
38N128W TO 33N124W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 240 NM E OF A LINE FROM 42N128W TO
37N129W TO 33N125W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.IN ASSOCIATION WITH TYPHOON KILO S OF AREA FROM 30N TO 33N
BETWEEN 177W AND 170E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT IN S TO SE
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST IN ASSOCIATION WITH TYPHOON KILO S OF AREA
FROM 30N TO 33N BETWEEN 178E AND 166E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12
FT IN S TO SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST IN ASSOCIATION WITH TYPHOON KILO S OF AREA
FROM 30N TO 34N BETWEEN 176E AND 160E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT IN S TO SE SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 40N AND W OF 167E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 47N AND W OF 179E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 12 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 180 NM NW OF
A LINE FROM 57N145W TO 48N157W AND FROM 42N TO 49N BETWEEN 175E
AND 166E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 45N TO 50N BETWEEN 156W AND
165W...FROM 45N TO 51N BETWEEN 179W AND 170E...AND FROM 37N TO
48N BETWEEN 166E AND 160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 300 NM NW OF A LINE FROM
49N146W TO 43N162W...AND WITHIN 300 NM E AND SE OF A LINE FROM
54N170E TO 47N172E TO 42N160E.

.HIGH 43N147W 1029 MB MOVING SE 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N144W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N143W 1030 MB.

.HIGH 37N176E 1020 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N175E 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N168E 1022 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 47N174W 1019 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 50N171W 1020 MB.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FRI SEP 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT SEP 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN SEP 06.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM KEVIN NEAR 20.2N 115.8W 999 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP
04 MOVING N OR 360 DEG AT 7 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT
GUSTS 60 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 60 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 30 NM S SEMICIRCLE.  SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
100 NM NE QUADRANT...70 NM SE QUADRANT...30 NM SW QUADRANT...AND
90 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM KEVIN NEAR 22.2N 116.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 50 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 30 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN AREA OF TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS SEAS TO
17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NW AND 90 NM SE SEMICIRCLES OF
CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUND
BY LINE 10N127W TO 20N120W TO 20N112W TO 10N106W TO 10N127W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW KEVIN NEAR 23.4N
117.7W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT. SEAS TO 12
FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW KEVIN NEAR 24.0N
120.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.

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

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.HURRICANE JIMENA W OF AREA. FROM 18N TO 23N W OF 139W WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 27N W OF 136W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST OF LINE 10N140W TO 30N135W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S W OF LINE 11N140W TO 30N133W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.S OF LINE FROM 03N133W TO 10N125W TO 03.4S95W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SWSWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 02N128W TO 10N120W TO 10N106W
TO 03.4S91W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 10N BETWEEN 105W AND 122W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC FRI SEP 4...

.TROPICAL STORM KEVIN...NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 90 NM
OF CENTER. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG ELSEWHERE FROM 18N
TO 23N BETWEEN 114W AND 117W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N85W TO 11N100W TO 09N92W TO 12N108W.
SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 270 NM S OF TROUGH BETWEEN 90W AND
101W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 100 NM S AND 65 NM N

.FORECASTER DGS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC SEP 04 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 05 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 06 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.5N 144.7W AT 0900 UTC. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 160 NM NE...135 NM SE...95 NM SW...135 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT WITHIN 415 NM NE...315 NM SE...410 NM SW...470 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 20.6N 145.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 155 NM NE...125 NM SE...85 NM SW...135 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 390 NM NE...300 NM SE...390 NM
SW...450 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 22.7N 146.4W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 145 NM NE...115 NM SE...80 NM SW...125 NM NW. SEAS
12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 390 NM NE...270 SE...390 NM SW...450 NM
NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 390 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 180 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 24.6N 148.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. EXTENDED
OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.0N 150.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 24.6N 151.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 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 23.5N 176.3E AT 0600 UTC. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 115
NM NE...100 NM SE...85 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 260 NM NE...250 NM SE...250 NM SW...250 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE FROM 21N TO 29N BETWEEN
172E AND 180E. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 23N TO 27N
BETWEEN 174E AND 179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 22.8N 173.7E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 140 NM NE...125 NM SE...110 NM SW...135 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 350 NM N...AND 210 S SEMICIRCLES.
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM NW...240 NM NE AND
SW...180 NM SE QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 22.9N 169.0E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 160 NM NE...140 NM SE...120 NM SW...150 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER 480 NM N...AND 300 NM S SEMICIRCLES OVER
FORECAST WATERS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM
24N162E TO 19N170E TO 22N174E.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.6N 164.5E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT. EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR
GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO JUST W OF AREA NEAR 24.9N 159.7E.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO W OF AREA NEAR 27.0N 154.2E.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 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 31.5N 163.5W AT 0900 UTC.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 160 NM E SEMICIRCLE...100 NM SW QUADRANT...130 NM
NW QUADRANT. 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 167W OVER FORECAST WATERS. SCATTERED MODERATE
TO STRONG TSTMS N OF 28N BETWEEN 160W AND 164W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO WELL N OF FORECAST AREA NEAR
35.9N 164.4W. SEE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FZPN01 KWBC FROM THE OCEAN
PREDICTION CENTER FOR DETAILS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 10N178E 1008 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM LOW TO
14N172W NEARLY STATIONARY. NUMEROUS STRONG TSTMS FROM 05N TO 07N
BETWEEN 173E AND 177E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS
ELSEWHERE FROM 01N TO 14N BETWEEN 162E AND 174W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 13N175E TO 12N175W
TO 15N166W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 16N175E TO 13N162W.

.TROUGH 15N171W TO 18N166W TO 22N163W TO 26N163W NEARLY
STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS BETWEEN 163W AND
155W FROM 18N TO 28N...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF 16N169W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 19N162W TO 26N161W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 18N164W TO 28N163W.

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

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
N OF 09N E OF 170W...AND N OF 18N BETWEEN 170W AND 167E...EXCEPT
SEAS 8 FT OR LESS FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 155W AND 163W. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT S OF 09N BETWEEN 142W AND 154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS
ABOVE... SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF A LINE 20N155W TO 27N172W TO
25N177W TO 12N175E TO 15N167E TO 25N162E...E OF 155W N OF
20N...AND E OF 160W BETWEEN 10N AND 20N. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 06N
TO 10N BETWEEN 145W AND 154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS
ABOVE... SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF LINES 17N140W TO 07N150W TO
21N157W TO 30N173W...AND 27N180E TO 18N175E TO 14N171E TO
15N164E TO 18N160E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 14N E OF 173W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.


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