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FZPN40 PHFO 020430
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC WED SEP 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SEP 02 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 03 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 04 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 16.8N 140.5W 959 MB MOVING WNW 06 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...130 NM SE...90 NM SW...AND 150 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12
FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...200 SE...220 NM SW...300 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM NE...170 NM
SE...110 NM SW...180 NM NW QUADRANTS. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS 145 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.3N 143.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
130 NM NE...115 NM SE...90 NM SW...AND 125 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12
FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...200 SE...200 NM SW...300 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE...145 NM
SE...110 NM SW...160 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.3N 143.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...120 NM SE...90 NM SW...130 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...200 NM SE...200 NM SW...300 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM N SEMICIRCLE
AND 130 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 20.8N 144.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 23.0N 145.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.0N 146.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 70 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 24.0N 179.7E 956 MB MOVING NW 02 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
115 NM E...100 NM W SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM
NE...150 NM SE...100 NM SW...180 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM E...150 NM W SEMICIRCLES. NUMEROUS STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM NE...120 NM SW SEMICIRCLES.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.7N 179.0E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM
OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM NE...140 NM SE...100
NM SW...175 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180
NM E...150 NM W SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.6N 178.3E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 130 NM
OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...180 NM SE...150
NM SW...240 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180
NM OF CENTER.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.0N 177.0E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 110 KT GUSTS 135 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.4N 173.4E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.2N 170.1E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 24.3N 155.4W 985 MB MOVING NW 09 KT.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 70 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 180 NM NE...130 NM SE...90 NM SW...150 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS
12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 280 NM NE...90 NM SE...180 NM SW...240 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM NE...90 NM
SE...75 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 200 NM N...90 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 26.6N 159.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 160
NM NE...110 NM SE...75 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 240 NM NE...90 NM SE...150 NM SW...210 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 125 NM NE...80 NM
SE...65 NM SW...100 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 29.1N 163.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 160
NM NE...110 NM SE...75 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 240 NM NE...90 NM SE...150 NM SW...210 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 125 NM NE...80 NM
SE...65 NM SW...100 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 33.0N 165.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 37.0N 166.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 41.2N 167.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.

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

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAK FRONT 30N161E TO 29N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT THROUGH 30N160E DRIFTING W
SLOWLY.

.TROUGH 12N160E TO 11N164E TO 12N175W TO 10N170W TO 11N164W TO
20N156W NEARLY STATIONARY AND ERODING FROM THE W. ISOLATED MODERATE
TO STRONG TSTMS BETWEEN 164W AND 180E...AND S OF 14N BETWEEN 160E
AND 180E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH LITTLE CHANGE.

.RIDGE 27N168W TO 18N173W NEARLY STATIONARY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF E AND N OF LINE 30N161W TO 20N161W
TO 09N150W TO 09N140W....AND ELSEWHERE N OF 20N BETWEEN 172W AND
172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE E AND N OF LINE 30N170W
TO 20N 170W TO 10N155W TO 10N 140W...AND N OF 20N BETWEEN 175W AND
173E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 10N E OF 150W...N
OF 15N BETWEEN 150W AND 170W...AND N OF 19N BETWEEN 170W AND 170E.

.SEAS8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 02N TO 06N BETWEEN 146W AND 155W.

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.HONOLULU HI.




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