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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1745 UTC THU FEB 26 2015

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 28.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 42N172W 1005 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N169W 1003 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 38N166W 1004 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND 420
NM W AND NW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA NEAR 43N148E 972 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM E QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM E AND 960 NM SE QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N160E 979 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
52N165E TO 50N167E TO 46N169E TO 40N166E TO 33N160E. WITHIN 180
NM E OF THE FRONT N OF 38N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM S AND 240 NM E QUADRANTS...AND 300 NM E
OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 56N178E 1006 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 62N176W
TO LOW CENTER TO 48N179E TO 35N173E. WITHIN 240 NM E OF THE
FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N177W 1009 MB. WITHIN 360 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS MOVED N OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 35N TO 40N BETWEEN 123W AND 127W AREA OF N WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 120W AND 128W AREA OF
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 33N BETWEEN 150W AND 158W AREA OF
SE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 40N161W 1001 MB. WITHIN 600 NM E
QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 53N133W 1015 MB MOVING SE 25 KT. WITHIN 480 NM SW AND 360
NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N125W 1007 MB. FROM 40N TO 54N BETWEEN
124W AND 137W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FROM 32N TO 48N BETWEEN 120W
AND 134W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

.LOW 36N167W 1016 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 120 NM W
SEMICIRCLE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW NW OF AREA 55N165E 1001 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. WITHIN 540 NM S
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N172E 1010 MB. WITHIN 360 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 43N162W 1018 MB MOVING N 20 KT. WITHIN 420 NM N AND NE
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N162W 1014 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS FROM 34N TO 45N
BETWEEN 142W AND 160W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 31N TO 52N BETWEEN 150W AND
160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 32N TO 54N BETWEEN 145W AND
160W AND FROM 42N TO 50N BETWEEN 166E AND 172E.

.HIGH 40N140W 1036 MB MOVING W 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N144W 1032 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 54N156W 1036 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 54N146W 1035 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 50N142W 1034 MB.

.HIGH 33N179W 1026 MB MOVING S 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N172E 1033 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N178E 1032 MB.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. 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 THU FEB 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FRI FEB 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT FEB 28.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.18 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N OF 15.5N BETWEEN 94.5W
AND 95.5W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W
AND 95.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM
EITHER SIDE OF SAME LINE N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N96.5W N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 10N TO 18N W OF 132W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 04N140W TO 07N122W TO 30N140W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN IN MIXED E AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 05N140W TO 09N130W TO 25N140W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.S OF A LINE FROM 03.4S104W TO 01S110W TO 02S120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 00N120W TO 03.4S115W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 02S120W TO 03.4S118W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.

.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 121W AND 128W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 120W AND 131W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 117W AND 122W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.

.36 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 29.5N TO 30.5N W OF
113.5W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA TROUGH FROM 32N113W TO
30N115W. N OF 29.5N E OF TROUGH S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1530 UTC THU FEB 26...

.SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 15N TO 20N W OF 138W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 010N84W TO 06N95W. ITCZ FROM
06N95W TO 08N122W...THEN RESUMES FROM 08N125W TO 04N140W.
SCATTERED  MODERATE FROM 06N TO 08N BETWEEN 106W AND 113W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 04N TO 10N BETWEEN 114W
AND 120W...AND FROM 08N TO 10N BETWEEN 125W AND 130W.

.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FEB 26 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 27 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 28 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N162W TO 25N163W TO 17N169W MOVING E SLOWLY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N159W TO 22N159W TO 17N161W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N155W TO 19N157W.

.WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N164E TO 29N160E MOVING E 35 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N178W TO 28N172E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH FROM 20N156W TO 24N155W MOVING W 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH MERGED WITH FRONT DESCRIBED ABOVE.

.TROUGH FROM 05N153W TO 11N147W MOVING W 10 KT. WINDS 20 TO 25
KT FROM 10N TO 17N E OF 143W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 02N
TO 10N BETWEEN 144W AND 164W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N
TO 16N E OF 145W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DECREASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.RIDGE FROM 30N176E TO 28N165E MOVING E 25 KT.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT W OF A LINE FROM 08N180W TO 16N170W
TO 23N168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 08N TO 25N W OF
170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 08N TO 24N
BETWEEN 167W AND 167E.

.WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 20N TO 27N E OF 145W...AND FROM 25N TO
29N BETWEEN 145W AND 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT E OF A LINE FROM 17N150W TO 24N160W TO 30N154W.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF A LINE FROM 06N178E TO 21N167W. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT FROM 10N TO 18N BETWEEN 151W AND 163W...AND FROM 06N TO 10N
BETWEEN 140W AND 144W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF A LINE FROM 05N160E TO
10N173W TO 19N167W TO 24N171E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN AREA BOUNDED
BY 30N148W 22N140W 06N140W 06N147W 20N150W 30N156W 30N148W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 22N160E
25N169E 20N165W 14N168W 07N180W 07N174E 11N168E 12N160E 24N160E.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 07N TO 16N BETWEEN 142W AND 149W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS E OF 148W BETWEEN 11N TO 20N...S OF 05N
BETWEEN 170W AND 171E...AND S OF 10N W OF 171E.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.



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