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FZPN01 KWBC 282154
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC WED JAN 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC JAN 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JAN 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JAN 30.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 51N156E 1001 MB MOVING N 40 KT. WITHIN 480
NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 540 NM NE AND 780 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 16 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA NEAR 55N155E 1000 MB. WITHIN 420
NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 28 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FROM 50N TO 58N BETWEEN 176E
AND 166E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 46N
TO 60N W OF 178E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MOVED N OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 49N164W 989 MB MOVING SW 20 KT. WITHIN 780 NM NW AND 1380
NM SW QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 180 NM N OF A FRONT FROM 55N158W TO
57N149W TO 57N144W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT...EXCEPT
N OF THE FRONT 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1500 NM S
SEMICIRCLE...AND WITHIN 840 NM NW AND 1020 NM NE WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST CENTER 40N167W 998 MB
AND SECOND CENTER 46N163W 999 MB. WITHIN 840 NM NW AND 1140 NM
SW QUADRANTS OF SECOND CENTER WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 900 NM NW...720 NM NE...540 NM SE AND 1200
NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 43N153W
BELOW.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 37N160W 997 MB. WITHIN 240 NM N AND
600 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N153W 984 MB. WITHIN 1200 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...AND WITHIN 720 NM NE AND 1020 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT...EXCEPT IN NE QUADRANT 8 TO 13
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1260 NM S SEMICIRCLE AND 960 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 36N155E 1014 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. FROM 30N TO
40N W OF 170E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N163E 1008 MB. FROM 30N TO 46N W OF 171E
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 46N W
OF 176E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N167E 1001 MB. FROM 45N TO 58N W OF 178E
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 45N TO 60N W
OF 180W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 31N166E 1007 MB. FROM 30N TO 45N W OF 175E
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF A LINE FROM 58N164W TO 59N170W TO 62N175W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 57N160W TO 57N170W TO 60N172W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 57N159W TO 57N168W TO 60N171W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM
30N TO 54N BETWEEN 128W AND 167W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15
FT. .48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 44N BETWEEN 119W AND 130W WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.DENSE FOG. 48 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
FROM 38N TO 50N BETWEEN 132W AND 152W.

.HIGH 39N126W 1026 DRIFTING NW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 36N136W 1024 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N131W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 51N135W 1024 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 58N178W 1040 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. 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 1800 UTC WED JAN 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU JAN 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI JAN 30.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 92W AND 115W AND
FROM 05N TO 14N BETWEEN 115W AND 124W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 94W AND 110W...
AND FROM 05N TO 15N BETWEEN 110W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 15N BETWEEN 94W AND 105W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10N TO 11N E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 08N TO 11N E
OF 89W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST 10N TO 11N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
06N TO 12N BETWEEN 86W AND 91W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. FROM 07N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND 94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM FROM 09N TO 11N...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 88W AND 95W NE WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11N E OF 88W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 08N TO 11N BETWEEN 88W AND 90W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 11N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
05N TO 10N BETWEEN 88W AND 94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 05N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 02N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 16N W OF 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC WED JAN 28...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ FROM 01N89W TO 04N100W TO 08N125W TO 08N140W. SCATTERED
MODERATE FROM 07N TO 13N BETWEEN 118W AND 123W.

$$
.FORECASTER FORMOSA. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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