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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC WED FEB 10 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC FEB 10.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 11.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 12.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 48N140W 988 MB. WITHIN 480 NM NE AND
720 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM NE AND 960 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N140W 982 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 240
NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N143W 981 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N SEMICIRCLE
AND 420 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM NW...960 NM SE AND 420 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 42N159E 976 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM NE AND 960 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N169E 976 MB. WITHIN 720 NM SW AND 600
NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 32 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 720 NM NW...1140 NM SE AND 780 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT...EXCEPT IN SE QUADRANT 14 TO 30 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N176W 974 MB. BETWEEN 420 NM AND 840 NM
NW QUADRANT...AND WITHIN 660 NM SE AND 1200 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 900 NM NW
AND 240 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 50N144W 980 MB MOVING NW 20 KT. WITHIN 480 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...AND 540 NM NE AND 960 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 56N152W 986 MB. WITHIN 360 NM E SEMICIRCLE
AND 120 NM NW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM NW...420 NM SE AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 52N159W 971 MB DRIFTING SW. WITHIN 540 NM NW AND 360 NM SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
720 NM N AND 300 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N162W 986 MB. WITHIN 300 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 44N159W 975 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. WITHIN 900 NM SE AND 720 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 36 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 1260 NM SE...960 NM SW AND 900 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N153W 989 MB. WITHIN 900 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1260 NM S
SEMICIRCLE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 55N143W
DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 43N170E 986 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. WITHIN 240 NM NE OF A LINE
FROM LOW CENTER TO 37N176E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N177E 977 MB. WITHIN 240 NM N OF A LINE
FROM LOW CENTER TO 45N178W TO 40N171W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
LOW 44N176W ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 35N177E 998 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 360 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
FROM 59N TO 61N BETWEEN 170W AND 180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FROM 59N TO
62N BETWEEN 169W AND 177W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 57N TO 62N BETWEEN 164W AND 177E NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 55N TO 62N BETWEEN 169W AND 175E NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM
30N TO 42N BETWEEN 116W AND 145W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20
FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 48N165W 974 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 1200 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 53N TO 56N
BETWEEN 136W AND 139W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 47N BETWEEN 127W AND
133W AND FROM 32N TO 43N BETWEEN 164W AND 175W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 34N TO 47N BETWEEN 147W AND
165W.

.HIGH 32N127W 1025 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N142W 1026 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 WED FEB 10.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU FEB 11.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI FEB 12.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96.5W TO
10N101W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER
AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
10.5N98.5W AND FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 101W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N
BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
10N101W AND FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 103W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN
93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
11N97W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. WITHIN 60 NM OF
LINE FROM 08N93W TO 07N97W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 09.5N88.5W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11N88W TO 06.5N94W NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 14N93W TO 11N86W TO 03N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN MIXED NE... SW AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09.5N88W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM
11.5N86W TO 08N91W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. N OF
11N E OF 92W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA... NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM
14N93W TO 11N86W TO 00N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN MIXED NE... SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09.5N88W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W
TO 07N93W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO 11N86W TO 01N93W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO
11N86W TO 00N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 02N82W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 07N80W TO 04N82W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 30N131W TO 25N140W...AND COLD FRONT
APPROACH 30N140W. N OF 14N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED...COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO
27N140W. W OF A LINE FROM 30N128W TO 18N133W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 17 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS AT 29N139W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF A LINE FROM 30N116W
TO 15N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
HIGHEST N OF 26N W OF 135W.

.FROM 07N TO 12N W OF 135W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 14N140W TO 11N110W TO
03.4S110W TO 05N140W TO 14N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 18N140W TO
18N133W TO 14N110W TO 03.4S110W TO 02N140W TO 18N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 15N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC WED FEB 10...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N89W TO 07N111W TO 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 04N87W TO 08N111W TO
05N120W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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