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FZPN02 KWBC 091725
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1745 UTC TUE FEB 09 2016

CCODE/1:31:12:01:00/AOW+POR/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FEB 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 11.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 45N144W 979 MB MOVING NW 25 KT. WITHIN 240 NM SE AND 120 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 240 NM NW...540 NM NE...420 NM SE AND 180 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. ALSO WITHIN 300 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...AND 720 NM NE AND 900 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N153W 969 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM NW
AND 540 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
ALSO WITHIN 600 NM N SEMICIRCLE...AND 420 NM SW AND 300 NM SE
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N161W 982 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM
NW...180 NM NE AND 300 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
15 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 46N168W 960 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. WITHIN 720 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 24 TO 48 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM
NW...660 NM NE...1380 NM SE AND 840 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 26 FT...HIGHEST SE QUADRANT. ALSO WITHIN 900
NM W SEMICIRCLE AND 780 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N163W 972 MB. WITHIN 960 NM SE AND 660
NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 36 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 780 NM W SEMICIRCLE AND 1140 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ALSO WITHIN 840 NM NW...360 NM
NE...1200 NM SE AND 900 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N149W 986 MB. WITHIN 780 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 30 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1080 NM SE
AND 960 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 37N154E 998 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 420 NM NE AND 600 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N164E 983 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N OF A LINE
FROM 42N160E TO LOW CENTER TO 38N173E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 11
TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 50N W OF 180W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 41N167E
DESCRIBED BELOW.

...STORM WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N167E 975 MB. WITHIN 660 NM S SEMICIRCLE
AND 480 NM NW QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 34 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 50N W OF 166W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10
TO 20 FT. ALSO FROM 30N TO 52N W OF 166W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 48N146W 974 MB. WITHIN 600 NM E
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
660 NM NE AND 1260 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N152W 980 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NW...480 NM
NE AND 420 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM NW...480 NM SE AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 46N139W 993 MB. WITHIN 480 NM NE AND
360 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16
FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM 53N TO 60N
BETWEEN 133W AND 160W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.LOW 31N171E 1012 MB MOVING E 20 KT. FROM 30N TO 35N BETWEEN
180W AND 167E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.W OF A LINE FROM 55N180W TO 60N170W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 57N TO 61N BETWEEN 165W AND 180W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 46N TO 50N
BETWEEN 138W AND 145W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 48N TO 51N BETWEEN 129W AND
135W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 32N TO 42N BETWEEN 166W AND
176W.

.HIGH 32N123W 1021 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 57N140W 1021 MB MOVING NW 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 44N162E 1020 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 31N128W 1023 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.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 1200 UTC TUE FEB 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED FEB 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU FEB 11.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N96W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 93W AND 98W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 90W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 12N98W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 10N99W AND FROM 06N TO 10N
BETWEEN 95W AND 103W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT
IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 11N BETWEEN 95W AND 110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 09N101W AND FROM 06N TO 09N
BETWEEN 92W AND 105W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT
IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 12N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 13N BETWEEN 96W
AND 106W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08.5N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 08.5N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 06N E OF 92N...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM
04N TO 06N BETWEEN 88W AND 92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10
FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N89W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07N E OF 92W AND...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. FROM 05N TO 09N
BETWEEN 92W AND 96W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN
MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 03N TO 07N BETWEEN 87W AND
92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 04N BETWEEN 78N AND 81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 78N AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 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 07N TO 11N W OF 135W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 12N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 12N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 20N140W TO
13N110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N132W TO 20N140W. NW OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF 12N W OF 131W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW COLD FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 26N140W. NW OF
A LINE FROM 30N131W TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NW PART.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA 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 1500 UTC TUE FEB 9...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 05N88W TO 05N104W TO 04N120W TO 06N128W TO 04N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 05N TO 09N BETWEEN 100W AND 108W... AND
FROM 01N TO 06N BETWEEN 108W AND 132W.

.FORECASTER FORMOSA. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FEB 09 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 10 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 11 2016.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT 30N156W 27N170W 28N180W 30N177E MOVING E 30 KT. WINDS 25
TO 40 KT N OF LINE 30N148W 27N155W 27N162W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 30N140W 25N160W 25N170W. SEE SEAS BELOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N141W 27N155W 25N164W 30N178W. WINDS
20 TO 25 KT N OF FRONT. SEE SEAS BELOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 26N140W 20N148W 18N160W. WINDS DECREASED
TO 20 KT OR LESS. SEE SEAS BELOW.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT 30N170E 28N160E MOVING E SLOWLY. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF
28N W OF 170E. SEE SEAS BELOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N170E 24N160E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT W OF
LINE 30N171E 26N160E. SEE SEAS BELOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N176E 25N170E 20N160E. WINDS 20 TO 35
KT W OF LINE 30N175W 25N160E. SEE SEAS BELOW.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DISSIPATING FRONT 20N140W 15N150W 13N170W 12N175E...NEARLY
STATIONARY. SEE WINDS AND SEAS BELOW.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. SEE WINDS AND SEAS BELOW.

.HIGH 25N179W 1018 MB MOVING E 10 KT. RIDGES FROM HIGH TO
24N160E AND FROM HIGH TO 22N160W 23N142W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 04N AND 18N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 15N AND N OF LINE
03N140W 01N180W 02N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF LINE 14N140W
10N160E... AND N OF LINE 04N140W 15N170E 08N160E.

.OTHERWISE...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST
AREA.

.SEAS 18 TO 22 FT N OF 29N BETWEEN 167W AND 175W. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 28N140W 28N170W 30N180W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE OUTSIDE AREA 27N160E 29N170E 25N168W 17N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 18 TO 24 FT N OF LINE 30N151W 25N165W
30N170W. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 30N142W 21N169W
30N178W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE E OF LINE 28N160E 20N176W
12N167E 00N175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 18 TO 24 FT N OF LINE 30N140W 21N154W
30N160W. SEAS 18 TO 22 FT N OF 29N W OF 166E. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT
ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 27N140W 17N151W 11N165W 30N170W...AND
ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 30N170E 26N160E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N
OF LINE 23N160E 30N180E...AND E OF LINE 30N180E 12N170E 00N175E.

.OTHERWISE...SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ 04N140W 01N157W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF
ITCZ.

$$

.FORECASTER POWELL. HONOLULU HI.


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