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FZPN01 KWBC 292206
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC THU JAN 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JAN 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JAN 31.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 37N159W 998 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. WITHIN 300 NM N AND 540 NM
S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N154W 978 MB. WITHIN 1440 NM NW...600 NM
NE...1020 NM SE AND 960 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
12 TO 24 FT...EXCEPT IN NE QUADRANT 8 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
1260 NM W SEMICIRCLE...AND WITHIN 960 NM NE AND 1140 NM SE
QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N156W 957 MB. WITHIN 480 NM S SEMICIRCLE
AND 480 NM NW AND 240 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16
TO 32 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 720 NM NW...1020 NM NE...720 NM SE
AND 780 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. ALSO
WITHIN 1020 NM N AND 1200 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 16 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 39N162E 1006 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. FROM 35N TO 47N W OF 170E
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 35N TO 47N W
OF 175E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N1564E 1001 MB. WITHIN 120 NM N AND 180
NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 27 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N166E 1001 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NW...480 NM
NE...420 NM SE AND 300 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS
13 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 720 NM NE...540 NM SE AND 420 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT. ALSO FROM 42N
TO 59N W OF 180W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA NEAR 58N169E 1009 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 720 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 41N167W 997 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. WITHIN 840 NM NW...1140 NM
N AND 840 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1020 NM NW...1200 NM N...720 NM NE AND 1020 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 42N154W
ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 47N TO 57N W OF 177E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MOVED N OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 32N161E 1010 MB MOVING E 15 KT. FROM 30N TO 35N W OF 172E
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N169E 1008 MB. FROM 30N TO 42N W OF 175E
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 42N W
OF 180W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 31N172E 1007 MB. FROM 30N TO 44N W OF 180W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF A LINE FROM 57N158W TO 58N167W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 58N158W TO 58N166W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 46N141W 1012 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 360 NM E OF A FRONT
FROM LOW CENTER TO 30N151W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N133W 1016 MB. WITHIN 180 NM N AND 240
NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM 30N TO 55N
BETWEEN 127W AND 167W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED BELOW.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 44N BETWEEN 120W AND 130W N TO NW
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 41N BETWEEN 118W AND 130W N TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.DENSE FOG. FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 41N
TO 45N BETWEEN 140W AND 145W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 38N TO 47N BETWEEN 137W AND
154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.HIGH 53N135W 1024 MB MOVING NE 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 45N129W 1027 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 35N131W 1026 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N133W 1025 MB.

.HIGH 58N178W 1040 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 50N164E 1025 MB.

.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 THU JAN 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI JAN 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT JAN 31.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W
AND 106W AND FROM 04N TO 07N BETWEEN 106W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO
11.5N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 03N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 109W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 04N TO
14N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN
94W AND 106W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N90W NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 05N TO
12N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 10N87.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 86W AND 88.5W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 08.5N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF A LINE FROM
10N87W TO 08.5N90W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 06N TO 08N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 02N TO 06N
BETWEEN 79.5W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 23N TO 28N W OF 108W NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.FROM 08N TO 13N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
FROM 07N TO 16N BETWEEN 117W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF 125W N OF 08N TO A LINE FROM 15N125W TO
19N140W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 17N W OF 125W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 122W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 118W AND 128W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC THU JAN 29...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N90W TO 08N128W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 150 NM N OF AXIS BETWEEN 110W AND 123W.

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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