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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1745 UTC MON AUG 31 2015

CCODE/2:31:12:11:00/AOW+POR+AOE/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC AUG 31.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 02.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 59N140W 985 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. WITHIN 120 NM SW OF A LINE
FROM 60N153W TO 58N145W TO 55N139W...ALSO WITHIN 180 NM SW OF A
LINE FROM 58N154W TO 55N149W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM S AND SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N133W 996 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 360 NM
SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 300 NM SE...420 NM S...540 NM SW AND 540 NM W
QUADRANTS...AND FROM 56N TO 59N BETWEEN 149W AND 153W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N128W 1006 MB. FROM 46N TO 54N BETWEEN
127W AND 137W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 42N180W 1007 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 180 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 37N TO 43N
BETWEEN 174W AND 180W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N175W 1005 MB. FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM
CENTER TO 39N173W. WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N171W 1000 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NE OF A
LINE FROM 61N171W TO 58N163W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
WITHIN 180 NM E OF A FRONT FROM 55N163W TO 50N165W TO 42N169W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 119W AND 126W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 34N TO 40N BETWEEN 122W AND 126W NW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 53N166E 995 MB MOVING NE 05 KT. WITHIN 180 NM E AND NE OF A
LINE FROM 55N170E TO 50N175E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N168E 994 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS...ALSO WITHIN 120 NM NE OF A LINE FROM 59N178E TO
57N173W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 44N TO 48N BETWEEN 164E AND 170E WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN AN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 55N173E TO 41N180W TO 50N162W TO 55N173E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 58N179W TO 42N172W TO 52N160W TO 57N170W TO 58N179W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 45N TO 60N BETWEEN 160W AND
170W.

.HIGH 42N161W 1029 MB MOVING NE 5 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N157W 1029 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 45N155W 1028 MB.

.HIGH 33N162E 1017 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N172E 1017 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 55N164W 1019 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N170E 1019 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N174W 1018 MB.

.FORECASTER SHAW. 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 MON AUG 31.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE SEP 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED SEP 02.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 15.6N 135.3W 936 MB AT 1500 UTC AUG 31
MOVING W OR 280 DEG AT 14 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 130 KT
GUSTS 160 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 120 NM NW AND SE
QUADRANTS...150 NM NE AND 100 NM SW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 480 NM N SEMICIRCLE...270 NM SE AND 360 NM SW
QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 50 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 270 NM SE AND 480
NM NW SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM 28N120W TO 00N135W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 16.6N 138.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 125 KT GUSTS 150 KT. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS
12 FT OR GREATER OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM N AND 240 NM
S SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WITH SEAS TO 45 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE
FROM 30N125W TO 03N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.8N 141.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 110 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...130 NM NE AND 100 NM SW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER OVER
FORECAST WATERS FROM 13N TO 25N W OF 136W WITH SEAS TO 40 FT.
ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N137W TO 20N133W TO 08N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.9N 142.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR
GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.9N 143.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 20.9N 143.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW PRES NEAR 10.5N109W 1007 MB. WITHIN 180 NM E SEMICIRCLE
OF CENTER S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. POSSIBLE
TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
13N111W 1006 MB. WITHIN 180 NE AND 90 NM SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
16N113W 1005 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE AND 180 NM SW SEMICIRCLES OF
CENTER WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

.N OF 29N BETWEEN 118W AND 121W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 02S120W TO 03.4S115W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 01N125W TO 03.4S107W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT MIXED S AND NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC MON AUG 31..

.HURRICANE JIMENA...NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG SURROUNDS 20 NM
DIAMETER EYE WITHIN 120 NM NE AND 90 NM SW SEMICIRCLES.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG IN BANDS ELSEWHERE WITHIN 390
NM NE AND 210 NM SW SEMICIRCLES.

.LOW PRES 10N89W 1009 MB...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 270 NM NW SEMICIRCLE.

.LOW PRES NEAR 10.5N109W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 180 NM OF THE LOW CENTER.

.SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 90 NM OF THE COAST OF
MEXICO FROM 17N TO 24N.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N86W TO LOW PRES 10N89W 1009 MB TO 09N96W
TO 12N105W TO LOW 10.5N109W 1007 MB TO 11N124W. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 05N78W TO
07N99W...WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 09N113W TO 07N126W...WITHIN
90 NM OF LINE FROM 15N128W TO 06N140W AND WITHIN 75 NM OF

.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC AUG 31 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 01 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 02 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 20.9N 150.8W AT 1500 UTC MOVING NW 09
KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 150 NM N SEMICIRCLE...AND 130 NM SE...AND 70 NM
SW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 300 NM NE...120 NM
SE...180 NM SW...300 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 190 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 160 NM SE QUADRANT.
NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 149W
AND 152W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO 22.9N 153.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
150 NM N SEMICIRCLE...AND 60 NM SE...AND 50 NM SW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 220 NM N AND 160 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM N AND 130 NM S
SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 24.9N 156.4W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 150 NM NE...60 NM SE...50 NM SW...150 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 180 NM N AND 150 NM S
SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 250 NM N AND 125
NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 27.1N 159.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. EXTENDED
OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 29.5N 162.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 33.5N 163.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH
CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND
INTENSITY.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE KILO NEAR 21.5N 179.3W AT 1500 UTC MOVING NNW 09 KT.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 140 NM NE...110 NM SE...70 NM SW...110 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 230 NM NE...180 NM
SE...240 NM SW...260 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM N AND 160 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE FROM 16N TO 28N BETWEEN 175W AND 171E. NUMEROUS
STRONG TSTMS FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 178W AND 179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.7N 179.8E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 110 KT GUSTS 135 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN WITHIN 135 NM NE...105 NM SE...70 NM SW...120 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 220 NM N AND 180 NM S
SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 220 NM NE AND
140 NM SW SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 20N
BETWEEN 175W AND 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.7N 178.5E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 110 KT GUSTS 135 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 135 NM NE...95 NM SE...65 NM SW...135 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 230 NM N AND 190 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 190 NM NE AND 130 NM SW
SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 21N BETWEEN 176W AND
172E.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.8N 177.4E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR
GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.5N 175.5E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.0N 173.0E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH
CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND
INTENSITY.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA E OF AREA NEAR 16.6N 138.9W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 125 KT GUSTS 150 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 150 NM NE...120 NM SE...100 NM SW...AND 120 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER FROM 13N TO 24N E OF 145W. WINDS
20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE FROM 13N TO 23N E OF 143W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.8N 141.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 130 NM NE...110 NM SE...100 NM SW...110 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER FROM 14N TO 24N E OF 147W. WINDS 20 TO 33
KT ELSEWHERE FROM 14N TO 24N E OF 145W.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.9N 142.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR
GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.9N 143.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 20.9N 143.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH
CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND
INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH FROM 11N160E TO LOW 07N168E 1009 MB TO LOW 07N178E 1009
MB TO 08N176W TO 11N169W. TROUGH NEARLY STATIONARY. LOWS MOVING
NW 10 KT AND WEAKENING. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF
10N W OF 172W...AND FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 162E AND 172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOWS DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 10N160E TO
11N178E TO 11N171W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 13N160E TO 12N173E TO 16N179W.

.TROUGH FROM 27N177E TO 25N174E TO 23N172E NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH FROM 29N164W TO 26N165W TO 24N167W NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 24N TO 29N BETWEEN 162W AND 165W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

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

.EXCEPT FOR SEAS DESCRIBED ABOVE IN THE HURRICANE WARNING
SECTIONS...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF LINE FROM 09N140W TO 16N147W TO
16N156W TO 22N160W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS...EXCEPT FOR THOSE MENTIONED IN HURRICANE
WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF LINE FROM 08N140W
TO 14N156W TO 30N168W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS...EXCEPT FOR THOSE MENTIONED IN HURRICANE
WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF LINE FROM 07N140W
TO 05N159W TO 22N164W TO 29N171W TO 19N179E TO 23N172E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 17N174W TO
14N173W TO 10N177W...BOUNDED BY 12N163W TO 12N149W TO 06N151W TO
03N159W TO 12N163W...FROM 02N TO 06N E OF 146W...AND WITHIN 75
NM OF POINT 04N169W.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.


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