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FZPN01 KWBC 040349
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC WED MAR 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC MAR 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 06.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 56N164E 989 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. FRONT
EXTENDS FROM 56N174E TO 52N180W TO 35N166E. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 600 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 180 NM E AND NE OF
FRONT N OF 40N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE OF FRONT AND WITHIN 720 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA 60N178E 997 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM
AND 840 NM SE AND BETWEEN 120 NM AND 720 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 180 NM AND 480
NM E AND NE QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 960 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND NEAR 63N161W 1014 MB. BETWEEN 240
NM AND 780 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 30N TO 34N BETWEEN 154W AND 166W AREA OF WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR LOW 33N149W 1010 MB. WITHIN 180 NM OF CENTER WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN
145W AND 156W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N146W 997 MB. WITHIN 300 NM OF CENTER
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 33N TO 49N BETWEEN 166E AND 160E AREA OF
S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 34N TO 51N BETWEEN 168E AND 160E AREA OF
S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 57N165E 984 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 56N173E TO 46N169E TO 36N160E. WITHIN 420 NM E AND NE OF
FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 840
NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 34N TO 43N BETWEEN 124W AND 130W AREA OF N WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 53N156W 1012 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 660 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. WITHIN 720 NM SE
QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N147W 1007 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SW AND 240
NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N144W 1010 MB. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM
30N TO 35N BETWEEN 158W AND 180W AREA OF WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS FROM 42N TO 52N
BETWEEN 140W AND 150W...AND FROM 37N TO 50N BETWEEN 172E AND
180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 120 NM OF 48N135W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 43N TO 48N BETWEEN 135W AND
147W.

DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS FROM
38N TO 49N W OF 166E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 56N BETWEEN 179W TO 165E.

.HIGH 40N139W 1032 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N133W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 45N126W 1027 MB.

.HIGH 39N176W 1038 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MERGED WITH HIGH 42N174W BELOW.

.HIGH 40N162E 1033 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N178E 1040 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N174W 1042 MB.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. 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 0000 UTC WED MAR 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC THU MAR 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI MAR 06.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 26.5N109W TO 20N113W TO 15N120W. N OF
LINE FROM 30N121W TO 25N116W TO 21N123W TO 30N136W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. FROM 12N TO 18N W OF 132W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM
24N140W TO 19N116W TO 05N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT TO DISSIPATE FROM 21.5N105W TO
14.5N120W. FROM 10N TO 14N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 17N TO 21.5N BETWEEN 115W AND 132W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MERGING N AND SW SWELL. ELSEWHERE
W OF LINE FROM 21N140W TO 18N112W TO 00N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 18N TO 21N WITHIN 90 NM
OF COAST OF MEXICO...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. W OF
LINE FROM 20N140W TO 17N114W TO 08N120W TO 01N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.

.FROM 10N TO 11.5N E OF 87.5W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 07N TO 10.5N BETWEEN
90W AND 95W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 06N TO 12N BETWEEN 87.5W AND 111W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 87.5W...INCLUDING
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM
09N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 87.5W AND 94.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 87.5W...INCLUDING
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM
08N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND 99W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT
IN MIXED SWELL.

.N OF 06N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING GULF
OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 06N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING GULF
OF PANAMA...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. FROM 02.5N
TO 05N BETWEEN 80W AND 82.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT
IN N SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. FROM 11N TO 13N
BETWEEN 94W AND 97W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA 36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 27.5N NW TO N WINDS 25
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 25N TO 27.5N NW TO N WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0200 UTC WED MAR 4...

.LOW PRES NEAR 04.5N91W SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 150 NM E AND 180 NM W SEMICIRCLES.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ EXTENDS FROM LOW PRES 1007 MB NEAR 04.5N91W TO 03N100W TO
07.5N110W TO 04N120W TO BEYOND 05N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO
STRONG WITHIN 180 NM N OF AXIS W OF 126W.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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