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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0545 UTC MON DEC 29 2014

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC DEC 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC DEC 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC DEC 31.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM FROM 30N162E TO 40N166E TO
48N160E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N162E 949 MB. FRONT FROM 53N165E TO
50N171E TO 45N174E TO 40N174E TO 35N172E TO 30N168E. WITHIN 240
NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 28 TO 39 FT. ALSO
FROM 42N TO 49N W OF 167E...AND WITHIN 180 NM E AND N OF FRONT N
OF 39N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 23 TO 30 FT...EXCEPT WITH FRONT
SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. ALSO N OF 36N W OF 170E...AND 360 NM E AND N
OF FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 22 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 42N164W 986 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 360 NM SW SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 45N
BETWEEN 158W AND 172W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N161W 982 MB. WITHIN 240 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 23 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST LOW 49N159W 984 MB AND
SECOND LOW 54N162W 986 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS OF
FIRST LOW...AND FROM 57N TO 61N BETWEEN 144W AND 154W WINDS 35
TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT...EXCEPT 12 TO 20 FT WITH FIRST LOW.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM SW AND 300 NM SE QUADRANTS OF FIRST
LOW...AND 420 NM NE QUADRANT OF SECOND LOW...AND N OF 48N
BETWEEN 136W AND 154W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 63N175W 984 MB. WITHIN 360 NM S AND 420 NM
SE QUADRANTS...AND FROM 51N TO 58N BETWEEN 162W AND 148W...AND
WITHIN 180 NM E AND NE OF FRONT FROM 60N148W TO 55N137W WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...EXCEPT N OF 59N BETWEEN 147W AND
142W.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 55N177W 983 MB MOVING NW 25 KT. WITHIN 300 NM NE SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 60N174E 991 MB. CONDITIONS NW
OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 39N TO 50N W OF 180W AREA OF NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11
TO 19 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 39N TO 47N BETWEEN 173W AND 174E AREA OF
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 49N162E DESCRIBED
ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 56N162W 997 MB MOVING NW 25 KT WITH SECOND LOW 48N155W 998
MB MOVING N 20 KT. FRONT FROM LOW TO SECOND LOW TO 45N154W.
WITHIN 480 NM NE QUADRANT OF FIRST LOW AND 600 NM E OF FRONT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
COMPLEX LOW 49N159W.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 41N151W 998 MB MOVING N 10 KT. S OF 45N WITHIN 480 NM E
QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 45N BETWEEN 120W AND 128W AREA OF
NE TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ALSO E OF A LINE
FROM 45N130W TO 38N130W TO 32N120W AREA OF WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 36N155W 1004 MB. WITHIN 360 NM W AND
300 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.E OF A LINE FROM 53N132W TO 45N127W AREA OF WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 36N TO 53N
BETWEEN 138W AND 157W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 300 NM E OF A LINE FROM
56N156W TO 50N152W TO 45N145W TO 36N145W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 35N TO 42N BETWEEN 150W AND
142W WITHIN 180 NM E OF A LINE FROM 42N146W TO 55N140W.

.HIGH 31N160E 1025 MB MOVING E 20 KT...THEN TURNING NE 25 KT
AFTER 24 HOURS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N172E 1025 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N172W 1022 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 50N147W 1032 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 49N127W 1042 MB.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. 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 0000 UTC MON DEC 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE DEC 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED DEC 31.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 20N W OF 135W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING LOW PRES NEAR 26N138W 1008 MB. N
OF 25N BETWEEN 130W AND 139W SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT. FROM 20N TO 25N BETWEEN 30W AND 135W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 15N140W TO 20N135W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING LOW PRES MOVED W OF AREA. N OF 28N
BETWEEN 132W AND 140W AND FROM 25N TO 28N BETWEEN 132W AND 135W
E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 15N W
OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE
SWELL.

.03 HOUR FORECAST N OF 15N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING GULF
OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
14N96W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 89W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 89W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST 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 0300 UTC MON DEC 29...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

MONSOON TROUGH FROM 08.5N84W TO 05N95W. ITCZ FROM 05N95W TO
08N134W TO 08N140W. NO SIGNIFICANT CONVECTION.

.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC DEC 29 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC DEC 30 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC DEC 31 2014.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 26N144W 1006 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. FRONT FROM 30N143W TO LOW
TO 23N141W TO 19N143W TO 11N156W MOVING E 10 KT. WINDS 25 TO 35
KT N OF 24N E OF 141W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FRONT FROM 30N141W TO 28N140W.
WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS OVER FORECAST AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

...GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N162E TO 28N160E MOVING 25 KT. S
TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITHIN 360 NM E OF FRONT N OF 26N.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N169E TO 26N160E. S TO SW WINDS
25 TO 35 KT WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT N OF 26N.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N171W TO 23N170E TO 22N160E MOVING E 25 KT THEN
SLOWING AFTER 24 HOUR. W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 180 NM W OF
FRONT N OF 28N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N159W TO 24N170W TO 21N180E. N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN THE FRONT AND 25N FROM 174W TO
180E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N156W TO 24N157W TO 20N163W. NW
TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 300 NM W OF FRONT N OF 23N.

.ITCZ FROM 09N140W TO 06N165W TO 02N175E. ISOLATED MODERATE TO
STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF ITCZ.

.RIDGE FROM 24N178W TO 24N170W TO 26N162W MOVING E 10 KT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE FROM 30N177W TO 20N160E MOVING E 15 KT.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06N TO 15N W OF 180E...AND FROM
08N TO 10N BETWEEN 170W AND 180E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 20N W OF
180E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT 08N TO 15N BETWEEN
170W AND 170E.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 23N TO 26N W OF 164E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 20N W OF 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEE GALE WARNING ABOVE FOR WINDS IN THIS AREA.

.SEAS 13 TO 15 FT N OF 26N BETWEEN 147W AND 154W. SEAS 9 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE N OF 20N E OF 160W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT NW OF LINE
30N175W TO 23N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 9 TO 11 FT N OF 19N E OF 150W...AND FROM
05N TO 25N W OF 180E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF 25N BETWEEN 160E AND
165W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT FROM 05N TO 23N BETWEEN 170W
AND 170E....AND N OF 20N BETWEEN 155W AND 170W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
FROM 10N TO 20N W OF 170E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS AND SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF
FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 06N W OF 175E.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.


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