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HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC MON FEB 08 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC FEB 08.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 09.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 10.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 46N173W 954 MB MOVING E 20 KT. WITHIN 420 NM S AND 480 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 26 TO 55 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 540 NM S AND 660 NM SW QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 120 NM E OF A
FRONT EXTENDING FROM 45N163W TO 40N161W TO 34N167W WINDS 35 TO
50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 36 FT...EXCEPT ALONG FRONT 14 TO 20 FT. ALSO
BETWEEN A LINE FROM 36N156W TO 30N163W TO 30N177W TO 41N160E AND
53N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 23 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 45N167W 961 MB.
WITHIN 600 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 25 TO
46 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 45
KT. SEAS 19 TO 36 FT. ALSO BETWEEN A LINE FROM 56N158W TO
30N138W AND A LINE FROM 53N166E TO 30N164W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 27 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 32N166W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 44N157W 975 MB.
WITHIN 420 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 26 TO 38 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 960 NM S...660 NM SW AND 900 NM W QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 33 FT...HIGHEST IN S QUADRANT.

...STORM WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 37N141W 1001 MB MOVING NW 40 KT
AND RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING. FROM 30N TO 42N BETWEEN 149W AND 133W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST MERGED LOW 42N142W 989 MB. WITHIN 60 NM SW AND
S QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N144W 976 MB. WITHIN 180 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE EXCEPT
WHERE NOTED ABOVE WITHIN 600 NM NW...N AND NE AND 840 NM SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N157W 969 MB. WITHIN 360 NM N QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM
NW...660 NM N AND 240 NM SE AND W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.30 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 44N147W 982 MB. WITHIN 120 NM S
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N144W 976 MB. WITHIN 150 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE EXCEPT
WHERE PREVIOUSLY NOTED...WITHIN 240 NM W...600 NM SW...540 NM NE
AND 720 NM E QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 20 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 46N W OF 172E WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N163E 982 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N165E 978 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
43N160E TO THE LOW TO 36N177E. WITHIN 150 NM N AND NE OF THE
FRONT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO
49N W OF 178E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 21 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 56N158W 985 MB MOVING NW 20 KT. WITHIN 300 NM NE...480 NM
SE AND 120 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO
18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 54N140W 1000 MB MOVING NE 40 KT. N OF 48N BETWEEN 130W AND
141W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL INLAND. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW 31N165E 1011 MB. WITHIN 150 NM N
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N172E 1010 MB. WITHIN 180 NM OF THE LOW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS S OF AREA.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 47N TO 55N
BETWEEN 128W AND 138W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 46N TO 51N BETWEEN 133W AND
146W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 45N TO 50N BETWEEN 125W AND
130W.

.LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N BETWEEN 161W AND 168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N W OF
ALASKA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.HIGH 34N167E 1020 MB MOVING SE 40 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N169E 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N174W 1017 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 31N127W 1024 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N126W 1025 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 1800 UTC MON FEB 08.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE FEB 09.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED FEB 10.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N94.5W TO 14.5N95.5W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95.5W
TO 12N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER
AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.09 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N94.5W TO 13N96W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. LITTLE CHANGE ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO 12.5N97W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 21 FT. LITTLE CHANGE ELSEWHERE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N94.5W TO
14N95.5W TO 12N97.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM
OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W TO 10N100W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. FROM 05.5N TO 10N BETWEEN 95W AND 102W
AND FROM 07.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 102W AND 107W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER AREA S OF
15N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 10N89W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86.5W TO 07N96W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 01.5N
TO 12.5N E OF 92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE
AND N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO
09N88.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08N E OF 88.5N...AND FROM
07N TO 12N BETWEEN 88.5W AND 92W...AND FROM 07N TO 10N
BETWEEN92W AND 97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 03N TO 14N E OF
92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 08N90W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM NW AND 120 NM SE OF SAME
LINE...AND FROM 06N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND 95W... INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 13 FT. REMAINDER
OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 86W AND 92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 03.5N BETWEEN 78N AND 82W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 03N BETWEEN 78N AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.FROM 08N TO 13N BETWEEN 117W AND 124W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 12N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 10N W OF 133W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 17N135W TO 11N110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO 22N140W. E OF FRONT TO LINE FROM
30N133W TO 22N140W S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITH NW
SWELL. W OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N132W TO 19N140W. W OF
FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF A LINE FROM 30N130W TO
17N135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 24.5N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2115 UTC MON FEB 8...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 05.5N86W TO 03N114W TO 05N126W TO 05N138W TO BEYOND
05N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 30 NM OF AXIS BETWEEN 96W AND
104W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 120 NM OF N OF ITCZ
BETWEEN 93W AND 105W...AND WITHIN 180 NM N AND 120 NM S OF
ITCZ BETWEEN 115W AND 138W.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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