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

CCODE/1:31:12:01:00/AOW+POR/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

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

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA 58N167E 990 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. FRONT EXTENDS
FROM 58N178E TO 54N176W TO 40N174E. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
600 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT.
WITHIN 180 NM E AND NE OF FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE OF FRONT AND WITHIN 720 NM
SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 61N176W 1001 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 960 NM
SE AND BETWEEN 120 NM AND 660 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 180 NM AND 540 NM E AND NE
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND AND CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 30N TO 34N BETWEEN 154W AND 161W AREA OF WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 35N148W 1010 MB. WITHIN 240 NM OF CENTER
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 40N
BETWEEN 142W AND 157W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N146W 996 MB. WITHIN 420 NM E QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT. ELSWHERE WITHIN 300 NM OF
CENTER WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 34N TO 50N BETWEEN 169E AND 160E AREA OF
S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 34N TO 52N BETWEEN 171E AND 160E AREA OF
S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 58N168E 979 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 59N180W TO 56N179W TO 47N172E TO 36N160E. WITHIN 420 NM E
AND NE OF FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 840 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
19 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 50N BETWEEN 154W AND 165W WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 34N TO 43N BETWEEN 124W AND 130W AREA OF N WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 55N151W 1011 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 660 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. WITHIN 540 NM SE
QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N145W 1007 MB. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM
30N TO 36N BETWEEN 158W AND 170W AREA OF WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 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 40N138W 1029 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N132W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 47N125W 1030 MB.

.HIGH 38N176W 1037 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MERGED WITH HIGH 42N173W BELOW.

.HIGH 41N167E 1035 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 45N177E 1041 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N173W 1041 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 0600 UTC WED MAR 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU MAR 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI MAR 06.

.WARNINGS.

...GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC GALE WARNING...

.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94.5W AND 95.5W...INCLUDING
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE
N OF 14N BETWEEN 93.5W AND 96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 09N TO 23N W OF 116W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. N OF 23N BETWEEN 115W AND 134W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUND BY 18N140W TO 15N116W TO
10N120W TO 05N136W TO 01N140W TO 18N140W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. FROM 08N TO 12N BETWEEN 113W AND 117W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 16N W OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN N SWELL.

.FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 89W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 12N
BETWEEN 90W AND 110 WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED
NE AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 89W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12 E OF 88W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF 04 BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 03N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W...  INCLUDING
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA 42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 27N TO 30N NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 26N NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0830 UTC WED MAR 04...

.SURFACE TROUGH FROM 04N87W TO LOW PRES 1009 MB NEAR 05N91W TO
03N95W TO 04N98W. SCATTERED STRONG FROM 04N TO 06N BETWEEN 95W
AND 97W.

.SURFACE TROUGH FROM 15N111W TO 10N114W TO 06N115W. SCATTERED
MODERATE FROM 08N TO 12N BETWEEN 107W AND 113W...AND FROM 07N TO
10N W OF 128W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 06N103W TO 06N108W TO 04N121W TO 07N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE FROM ITCZ TO 10N W OF 128W.

.FORECASTER MT. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

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

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 29N154W 1014 MB MOVING N SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM 30N154W TO LOW
TO 24N153W TO 19N154W NEARLY STATIONARY. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT OVER
FORECAST WATERS N OF 27N BETWEEN 150W AND 160W. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS N OF 28N BETWEEN 150W AND 154W...AND FROM 18N TO
20N BETWEEN 151W AND 154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED N OF FORECAST AREA. TROUGH FROM
30N148W TO 25N151W TO 21N152W. WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS OVER
FORECAST WATERS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH TRANSITIONED TO FRONT FROM 30N144W TO
21N153W.

.TROUGH FROM 02N160E TO 01N169E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 02N W OF 170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.WEAK FRONT FROM 30N157W TO 25N170W TO 24N176E MOVING S 10 KT.
SEE DISCUSSION BELOW FOR WINDS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 08N W OF 160W...EXCEPT WINDS 20
KT OR LESS NW OF LINE FROM 30N173E TO 22N160E. E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT FROM 07N TO 19N E OF 154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE FROM
11N160W TO 07N160E...EXCEPT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS NW OF LINE FROM
30N174E TO 23N160E. N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF LINE FROM
29N152W TO 20N160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE FROM
24N155W TO 11N161W TO 09N173E. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM
08N TO 21N W OF 173E.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 14 FT FROM 15N TO 21N BETWEEN 169E AND 178E. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 24N150W TO 24N162W TO 09N169W
TO 05N178W TO 07N160E...EXCEPT SEAS 8 FT OR LESS N OF LINE FROM
29N172W TO 29N170E TO 23N160E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT E OF LINE FROM
24N153W TO 20N155W TO 07N155W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 08N
TO 17N BETWEEN 155W AND 166W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 14 FT FROM 14N TO 22N BETWEEN 163E
AND 174W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 29N149W TO
07N163W TO 08N160E...EXCEPT SEAS 8 FT OR LESS N OF 28N W OF
164E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 15N E OF 163W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT FROM 14N TO 24N BETWEEN 166E
AND 171W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 23N153W TO
09N159W TO 07N160E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 157W AND 168W.

.ITCZ FROM 08N140W TO 07N160W TO 05N175W TO 03N173E. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS FROM 03N TO 10N E OF 173E.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.



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