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FZPN01 KWBC 230340
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC WED APR 23 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC APR 23.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC APR 24.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC APR 25.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 53N174W 983 MB MOVING NE 05 KT. WITHIN 720 NM SE AND 660 NM
SW QUADRANTS...AND OVER FORECAST WATERS BETWEEN 300 NM AND 600
NM W QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N177W 994 MB. BETWEEN 180 NM AND 1260 NM
SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA 43N157E 989 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 720 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N168E 988 MB. WITHIN 600 NM NE...780 NM
SE...540 NM SW...AND 240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 22 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 40N165E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N172W 975 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NE...960 NM
SE...1140 NM SW...AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 31N TO 36N BETWEEN 119W AND 122W NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 36N BETWEEN 118W AND 124W NW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 36N BETWEEN 119W AND 123W NW WINDS
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 44N149W 1009 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM LOW
CENTER TO 37N157W. FROM 38N TO 43N BETWEEN 133W AND THE FRONT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N132W 998 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NE...420 NM
SE...900 NM SW...AND 720 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N129W 1002 MB. WITHIN 900 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 49N130W 1004 MB MOVING E 10 KT. WITHIN 420 NM SE AND 240 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 55N157W 1000 MB MOVING E 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM NE OF A FRONT
FROM LOW CENTER TO 49N143W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW
47N132W DESCRIBED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N163E 1004 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
BETWEEN 120 NM AND 540 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 36N TO 43N W OF 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 36N TO 46N BETWEEN 175W AND
173E AND S OF A LINE FROM 36N172E TO 30N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 360 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
51N163W TO 36N177W.

.HIGH 58N144W 1012 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 55N140W 1012 MB.

.HIGH 33N142W 1029 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N138W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 35N176W 1028 MB MOVING E 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N162W 1029 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N152W 1029 MB.

.FORECASTER BELL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 3.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC WED APR 23.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC THU APR 24.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI APR 25.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 20N W OF 112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW
SWELL. FROM 07N TO 17N W OF 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT
IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N E OF 125W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. FROM 08N TO 15N W OF 122W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
10N140W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N E OF 123W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 09 FT IN NW. FROM 07N TO 14N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW...NE AND S SWELL.

.18 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N120W TO 03.4S106W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST IN FORECAST WATERS S OF A LINE FROM 01N130W TO
02N115W TO 3.4S102W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E OF 130W AND S OF LINE FROM 12N130W TO
12N110W TO 3.4S89W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN S
SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0245 UTC WED APR 23...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ AXIS FROM 04N105W TO 06N124W TO 04N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
FROM 04N TO 08N BETWEEN 88W AND 94W...FROM 06N TO 12N BETWEEN
109W AND 125W...AND FROM 01N TO 10N BETWEEN 125W AND 140W.

$$
.FORECASTER FORMOSA. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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