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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1745 UTC SUN JUL 24 2016

CCODE/2:31:12:11:00/AOW+POR+AOE/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT
VOSOPS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC JUL 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 26.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.POST-TROPICAL LUPIT 35N159E 1002 MB MOVING N 25 KT. WITHIN 120
NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL LUPIT W OF AREA 44N156E 1007 MB.
WITHIN 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE OVER FORECAST WATERS WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL LUPIT AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
W OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 31N TO 45N BETWEEN 121W AND 128W AREA OF N TO NW WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 37N TO 42N BETWEEN 123W AND 126W WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 44N BETWEEN
122W AND 129W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 33N TO 43N BETWEEN 122W AND 130W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 37N TO 43N BETWEEN 124W AND 128W N TO NW
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 32N TO 43N
BETWEEN 123W AND 130W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 59N139W 1005 MB MOVING E 15 KT. FROM 53N TO 59N E OF 166W
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND WITH CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

.FROM 30N TO 34N BETWEEN 176E AND 180W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 33N BETWEEN 173E AND 177E WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 34N BETWEEN 166E AND 171E WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.LOW 41N160E 1011 MB MOVING NW 15 KT. WITHIN 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED W OF
AREA.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 43N TO 48N BETWEEN 153W AND 175W WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 240 NM E AND SE OF A LINE FROM 60N146W
TO 55N140W TO 50N147W TO 44N160W TO 42N175W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN AN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 53N166E TO 54N180W TO 50N167W TO 47N167W
TO 37N165E TO 37N160E TO 43N161E TO 53N166E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG W OF A LINE FROM 55N175E TO 48N164W
TO 37N166E...ALSO FROM 46N TO 50N BETWEEN 153W AND 160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG W OF A LINE FROM 55N180W TO 49N180W
TO 37N166E...ALSO FROM 44N TO 49N BETWEEN 147W AND 160W...AND
WITHIN 240 NM E AND SE OF A LINE FROM 51N139W TO 45N148W.

.HIGH 39N138W 1028 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.HIGH 42N174W 1034 MB MOVING SW 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N179W 1030 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N179E 1027 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 48N166E 1028 MB.

.FORECASTER SHAW. 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 SUN JUL 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON JUL 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE JUL 26.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE GEORGETTE NEAR 15.1N 124.6W 984 MB AT 1500 UTC JUL 24
MOVING WNW OR 295 DEG AT 9 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT
GUSTS 90 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 70 NM N
SEMICIRCLE...60 NM SE QUADRANT AND 50 NM SW QUADRANT. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 60
NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO
12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE GEORGETTE NEAR 16.6N 127.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT. LITTLE CHANGE IN RADIUS OF
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 60 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS
TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 18.1N 128.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 50 NM S SEMICIRCLE. WINDS 20
TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 OF CENTER. SEAS TO
22
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM E AND 120 NM W SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 19.9N 130.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL GEORGETTE NEAR 22.0N 133.2W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW GEORGETTE NEAR 23.0N
138.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 20.3N 112.4W 996 MB AT 1500 UTC JUL
24 MOVING WNW OR 295 DEG AT 6 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT
GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 70 NM NW AND SE
QUADRANTS...80 NM NE QUADRANT AND 40 NM SW QUADRANT. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NW AND SE
QUADRANTS...120 NM NE QUADRANT AND 60 NM SW QUADRANT. SEAS TO 22
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 21.0N 114.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. LITTLE CHANGE IN RADIUS OF
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...120 NM NE QUADRANT AND
60 NM SW QUADRANT. SEAS TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM NE AND
120 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 21.3N 116.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 70 NM NE QUADRANT...50 NM SE QUADRANT...40 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 60 NM NW QUADRANT. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12
FT
OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NW AND 90 NM SE SEMICIRCLES. SEAS TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 22.2N 119.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRANK NEAR 23.0N
122.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRANK NEAR 23.0N
125.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N119W TO 30N129W TO 27N129W TO 26N126W
TO 26N123W TO 30N119W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN N
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N120W TO 30N132W TO
24N132W TO 24N125W TO 26N119W TO 30N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS
8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N121W TO 30N137W TO
21N137W TO 20N133W TO 23N126W TO 30N121W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS
8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 1500 UTC SUN JUL 24...

HURRICANE GEORGETTE...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM OF THE CENTER.

TROPICAL STORM FRANK...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM S AND 30 NM N SEMICIRCLES.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM NEAR 09N78W TO 08N87W TO 08N104W TO 10N111W.
ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 10N128W TO BEYOND 08N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 180 NM S OF AXIS E OF 82W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 60 NM
EITHER SIDE OF ITCZ AXIS BETWEEN 134W AND 138W.

.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC JUL 24 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 25 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 26 2016.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM DARBY NEAR 19.8N 157.3W AT 24/1500Z UTC MOVING
WNW 08 KT. 1004 MB. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.
WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 70 NM N SEMICIRCLE...50 NM SE...20
NM SW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 80 NM NE...100 NM
NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 250 NM N
SEMICIRCLE... 70 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 300 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND WITHIN 30 NM ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 130 NM SE QUADRANT. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 200 NM ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM DARBY NEAR 21.9N 159.7W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 70 NM N SEMICIRCLE...50 NM SE...20 NM SW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 100 NM N SEMICIRCLE.
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM N SEMICIRCLE...50 NM
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 270 NM N SEMICIRCLE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION DARBY NEAR 24.9N 162.6W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
WITHIN 150 NM N SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT WITHIN 200 NM N
SEMICIRCLE.

.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW NEAR 28.0N 165.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW NEAR 32.0N 167.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

FORECAST WINDS NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH
CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND
INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 23N170E 1011 MB NEAR STATIONARY. SCATTERED
MODERATE...ISOLATED STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE...30N179E TO 22N175E TO 20N174E TO 20N169E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 23N169E 1010 MB. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
300 NM NE QUADRANT OF LOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 24N167E 1011 MB. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF
26N BETWEEN 175E AND 170E.

.TROUGH...EX-T.C. ESTELLE...30N143W TO 22N143W MOVING W 10 KT
AND WEAKENING. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT SEAS 8 TO 10 FT E OF TROUGH N
OF 24N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAK TROUGH 29N149W TO 24N149W...DISSIPATING.
WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LOWERED TO 8 FT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH 30N173E TO 25N173E MOVING W 10 KT AND DISSIPATING. SEE
TSTMS ASSOCIATED WITH LOW ABOVE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE 30N167E TO 24N164E TO 21N160E NEARLY
STATIONARY...WEAKENING.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.EXCEPT FOR SEAS ASSOCIATED WITH T.S. DARBY...SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N
OF 26N W OF 163E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 27N BETWEEN 176W AND 177E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 25N BETWEEN 178E AND 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF 27N BETWEEN 174E AND
167E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ 08N140W TO 08N155W TO 11N170W TO 07N173E TO 07N160E.
SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 200 NM OF ITCZ W OF 158W.

$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.


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