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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2345 UTC SAT FEB 13 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FEB 13.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 14.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 15.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW JUST NW OF FORECAST AREA 52N161E 988 MB MOVING E 30 KT.
OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 37N W OF 164E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N180W 986 MB. FROM 35N TO 51N BETWEEN
172W AND 170E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N157W 996 MB. BETWEEN 90 NM AND 240 NM
SW QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
34N TO 46N BETWEEN 150W AND 169W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO
22 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 34N TO 47N BETWEEN 170E AND 160E WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF FORECAST AREA 55N165E 965 MB. FRONT
TO EXTEND FROM 50N173E TO 45N166E TO 38N160E. WITHIN 300 NM E OF
THE FRONT S OF 45N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 28 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM E AND 540 NM S QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN
780 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18
FT...EXCEPT S QUADRANT SEAS 14 TO 26 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 42N158W 1005 MB. WITHIN 540 NM S AND
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT WITH W TO NW
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N151W 996 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND 120 NM
E SEMICIRCLES WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N146W 986 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
42N TO 53N BETWEEN 130W AND 150W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 55N149W 984 MB MOVING NW 10 KT. WITHIN 480 NM NE AND 420 NM
S AND SE QUADRANTS...AND N OF A LINE FROM 40N140W TO 41N130W TO
46N125W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N157W 986 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S AND 240 NM
E QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 45N148W 1002 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM THE LOW
TO 30N163W. WITHIN 540 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N135W 996 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
47N135W TO 41N148W TO 32N156W. WITHIN 300 NM S SEMICIRCLE AND
480 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND AND ASSOCIATED
CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 51N166W 976 MB MOVING N 10 KT. E OF 170W WITHIN 600 NM S
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N166W 983 MB. E OF 170W WITHIN 600 NM S
AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N160W 998 MB. WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 47N175W 980 MB MOVING E 15 KT. WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A
LINE FROM 30N170W TO 30N167E TO 52N170E TO 47N170W TO 30N170W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 59N AND W OF ALASKA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 30N TO 39N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W N TO NW WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 39N BETWEEN 120W AND 128W N WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 39N BETWEEN 122W AND 126W N WINDS
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS N OF 55N W OF 167W E TO NE WINDS
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 40N TO 48N
BETWEEN 135W AND 156W AND FROM 32N TO 40N BETWEEN 148W AND 159W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 240 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 46N126W TO 45N138W TO 34N154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 43N TO 48N BETWEEN 128W AND
138W.

.DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 40N TO 46N BETWEEN 173E AND 160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 420 NM OF 46N174E.

.HIGH 36N133W 1034 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N134W 1034 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N131W 1029 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N169E 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N180W 1033 MB.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. 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 SAT FEB 13.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN FEB 14.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON FEB 15.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W... INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W TO
10N101W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. FROM 06N TO
08N BETWEEN 93W AND 96W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11
FT. REMAINDER OF AREA BETWEEN LINE FROM 14N93W TO 03.4S102W AND
110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 180NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96W
TO 08N103W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN LINE FROM 14N93W
TO 03.4S105W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 15N103W TO
08N90W TO 03.4S100W TO 15N103W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 15N104W TO
07N92W TO 03.4S93W TO 15N104W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.TROUGH FROM 16N128W TO 06N132W. N OF 12N WITHIN 480 NM E AND
WITHIN 360 NM W OF TROUGH NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N110W TO 03.4S110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 17N124W TO 07N132W. N OF 12N
WITHIN 240 NM W OF TROUGH NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 27N W OF 123W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N108W TO
03.4S108W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. WITHIN 180 NM OF 11N133W NE
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07N W OF
124W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA
W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N105W TO 03.4S105W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 21N BETWEEN 132W AND 140W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE
FROM 30N121W TO 24N132W TO 15N126W TO 15N104W TO 03.4S104W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 07N95W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO 08N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULFS OF PAPAGAYO AND FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO 07N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
10N90W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08N92W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.

.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 07N79W TO 04N83W N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 04N81W N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 03N83W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW 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 2100 UTC SAT FEB 13...

TROUGH FROM 12N121W TO 06N122W...SCATTERED MODERATE N OF 10N
WITHIN 90 NM E OF TROUGH.

TROUGH FROM 16N128W TO 06N132W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 121W AND 133W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM FROM 04N85W TO 05N105W TO 04N120W...THEN RESUMES
FROM 06N123W TO 02N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 04N92W TO 04N104W TO 08N114W.

.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC FEB 13 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 14 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 15 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 30N164W 25N170W 18N180W 13N170E 12N160E MOVING E SLOWLY E
OF 180W. SEE WINDS AND SEAS BELOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N157W 20N162W 17N180W 13N160E. SEE
WINDS AND SEAS BELOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N149W 23N160W 16N180W 13N160E. SEE
WINDS AND SEAS BELOW.

.WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 04N AND S OF LINE 30N140W 18N155W
04N175E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE 30N173W 04N160E
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 02N AND S OF LINE
25N140W 18N156W 22N170W 20N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF LINE 30N164W 24N170E
18N160E... AND N OF LINE 16N140W 00N160W.

.RIDGE 27N160E 21N178E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.RIDGE 30N148W 23N160W 19N174W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 12 TO 19 FT N OF LINE 30N164W 18N178W 10N160E. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE ACROSS FORECAST AREA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 14 FT N OF LINE 30N155W 10N175E
10N160E... AND S OF LINE 30N175E 18N160E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE ACROSS FORECAST AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT FROM 10N TO 26N BETWEEN 160W
AND 162E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE ACROSS FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ 03N140W 00N152W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF
ITCZ.

.SCATTERED STRONG TSTMS S OF 03N W OF 166E. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS S OF 07N BETWEEN 166E AND 153W.

$$

.FORECASTER POWELL. HONOLULU HI.


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