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FZPN01 KWBC 061540
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC FRI MAR 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC MAR 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAR 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAR 08.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 59N172E 982 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 61N177E
TO 57N170W TO 50N178E TO 35N160E. WITHIN 660 NM SE SEMICIRCLE
AND WITHIN 240 NM SE OF THE FRONT S OF 50N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 21 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N178E 984 MB. WITHIN 300 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 24 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW N OF AREA. N OF 55N W OF 149W WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 57N W OF 160W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 46N146W 993 MB MOVING SW 20 KT. WITHIN 240 NM NE AND N AND
420 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 34N TO 52N BETWEEN 135W AND 164W WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N155W 1005 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM SW
AND 420 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N156W 1006 MB. S OF 35N WITHIN 540 NM W
QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 37N142W 1006 MB. FROM 30N TO 43N
BETWEEN 133W AND 142W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N151W 997 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM THE
LOW TO 42N152W TO 40N140W TO 30N139W. WITHIN 240 NM SE AND 540
NM W AND NW QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 180 NM N AND E OF THE FRONT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N166E 1014 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
45N177E TO THE LOW TO 33N163E. WITHIN 240 NM EITHER SIDE OF THE
FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N173E 1005 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM
NE...420 NM SE AND N AND 360 NM E AND W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 56N E OF 152W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO
12 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 60N W OF
170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N W OF
168W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS WITHIN 420 NM SE OF A
LINE FROM 60N171W TO 43N171E AND FROM 47N TO 50N BETWEEN 137W
AND 148W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 240 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
51N168W TO 42N170E AND FROM 41N TO 54N BETWEEN 137W AND 143W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 41N TO 48N BETWEEN 170W AND
173E AND FROM 42N TO 51N BETWEEN 137W AND 151W.

.HIGH 38N127W 1027 MB MOVING N 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 39N177W 1039 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N173W 1034 MB.

.HIGH 42N171W 1039 MB MOVING SW 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MERGED WITH HIGH 39N177W 1039 MB.

.HIGH 49N126W 1030 MB MOVING W 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 49N131W 1030 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 48N132W 1028 MB.

.FORECASTER LEE. 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 1200 UTC FRI MAR 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT MAR 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN MAR 08.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 12N97W TO 10N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12.5N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 17 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12N97W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. REMAINDER
AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 08N90W TO 05N110W TO
16N95W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12.5N97W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45
KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 12.5N97W TO 08N104W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
17 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N91W
TO 05N95W TO 05N110W TO 12N110W TO 16N95W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. FROM 05N
TO 09N BETWEEN 100W AND 106W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 05N91W
TO 01N100W TO 05N115W TO 12N115W TO 13N102W TO 16N95W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 28N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 09N93W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
11N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
10N91W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09.5N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO AND GULF OF FONSECA...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 10N90W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08.5N92W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO AND GULF OF FONSECA...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.FROM 05N TO 17N W OF 117W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...S AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 110W AND 125W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 17N W
OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE...S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 17N BETWEEN 115W AND 133W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 03N TO 18N
W OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE...S AND NW SWELL.

.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 07N BETWEEN 78W AND 80W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 05N81W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF A LINE FROM 07N80W TO 06N81W
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 07N80W TO 04N81W
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N W OF 138W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NW OF LINE FROM 30N135W TO 26N140W S WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT NEAR 30N140W TO 25N140.5W.
NW OF LINE FROM 30N134W TO 25N140W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH W OF AREA. N OF 27N W OF 135W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 02S BETWEEN 110W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC FRI MAR 06...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 04N85W TO 03N115W TO 07N130W. NO SIGNIFICANT
CONVECTION.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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