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FZPN01 KWBC 290943
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC THU JAN 29 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC JAN 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 31.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 31N156E 1007 MB MOVING NE 35 KT. OVER
FORECAST WATERS FROM 30N TO 41N W OF 167E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N164E 1004 MB. FROM 42N TO 45N BETWEEN
168E AND 161E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 30N TO 50N W OF 172E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 23 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N167E 1006 MB. FROM 48N TO 56N BETWEEN
175E AND 162E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 36N164W 1004 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 480 NM SE AND 420 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N157W 994 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NE...840 NM
SE...AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N156W 969 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 480 NM
N...120 NM AND 300 NM SE...AND 90 NM AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 840 NM
NE...1020 NM SE...300 NM SW...AND 720 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT EXTENDS FROM 51N162E TO 47N163E TO 43N162E. BETWEEN THE
FRONT AND A LINE FROM 55N171E TO 43N166E WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS
12 TO 26 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 50N BETWEEN 174E AND
165E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS N OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 45N166W 995 MB MOVING S 20 KT. WITHIN 780 NM N...1020 NM
SW...AND 720 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 23
FT. .24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 38N166W 997 MB. WITHIN 540 NM SW AND
1140 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 45N156W
DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 120 NM E OF A FRONT FROM 55N134W TO 48N134W WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

 ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
E OF A LINE FROM 59N170W TO 58N168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY E OF A LINE
FROM 59N169W TO 58N167W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY E OF A LINE
FROM 59N170W TO 58N159W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 180 NM E OF A FRONT FROM 42N140W TO 30N153W AREA OF S
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 48N150W 1003 MB. WITHIN 780 NM E AND
660 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 45N156W
DESCRIBED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 43N BETWEEN 122W AND 127W AREA OF
NW TO N WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 43N BETWEEN 120W AND 128W AREA OF
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 37N171E 1014 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 300 NM N...480 NM SE...AND 300 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

.DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
WITHIN 120 NM SE OF A LINE FROM 50N135W TO 48N142W TO 39N147W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 44N TO 54N BETWEEN 134W AND
147W.

.HIGH 36N130W 1026 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N132W 1025 MB.

.HIGH 57N178E 1041 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 59N176W 1039 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.FORECASTER BELL. 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 0600 UTC THU JAN 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI JAN 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT JAN 31.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 92W AND 104W
...FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 104W AND 113W AND ALSO FROM 06N TO
18N BETWEEN 113W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS...EXCEPT NE TO E
20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 16N BETWEEN 120W AND 123W. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN NW SWELL...EXCEPT FROM 08N TO 16N BETWEEN 120W AND 123W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W TO 13N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 92W AND
102W...AND FROM 04N TO 11N BETWEEN 102W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER
SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 15N BETWEEN 94W
AND 108W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL...
EXCEPT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL E OF 102W.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10N TO 11N E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 08N TO 13N E
OF 89W...INCLUDING GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 08N90W TO
07N93W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 09N88W. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N
BETWEEN 88W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11N E OF 88W NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 08N TO 11N BETWEEN 88W AND 90W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N89W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
9 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 05N TO 08N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 08N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 16N W OF 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 18N W OF 124W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 121W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 120W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0915 UTC THU JAN 29...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 01N89W TO 05N90W TO 04N110W TO 07N125W TO
06N135W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM S OF ITCZ
BETWEEN 117W AND 121W.

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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