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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2345 UTC FRI FEB 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FEB 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 01.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 43N172W 1006 MB MOVING SE 15 KT. WITHIN 180 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
480 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 37N164W 1004 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND 420
NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 41N161W
DESCRIBED BELOW.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 44N151E 974 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 660 NM E QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
14 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 720 NM E AND 960 NM SE QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N163E 981 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
53N168E TO 48N170E TO 43N171E TO 33N164E. WITHIN 180 NM E AND NE
OF THE FRONT N OF 38N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 720 NM S QUADRANT AND 360 NM E AND NE OF THE
FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA NEAR 55N168E 989 MB. WITHIN 300
NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 780 NM S QUADRANT AND 720 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 46N124W 1006 MB MOVING S 10 KT. WITHIN 600 NM NW AND 480 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FROM 36N TO 44N BETWEEN 125W
AND 132W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N127W TO 42N124W TO
42N130W TO 30N132W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 35N157W 1014 MB MOVING N 20 KT WILL TURN NW IN NEXT 12
HOURS. WITHIN 360 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N158W 1006 MB. WITHIN 480 NM E QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N164W 1002 MB. WITHIN 420 NM W AND NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
420 NM N AND NE QUADRANTS AND 360 NM E OF A FRONT FROM 45N156W
TO 32N150W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N161W 1000 MB. WITHIN 360 NM S AND SW
AND 300 NM E AND NE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM E AND NE OF A LINE FROM 50N167W TO
44N153W TO 32N151W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 60N173E 1011 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 180 NM W OF A LINE FROM 57N176E TO
51N178E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.FROM 30N TO 36N BETWEEN 119W AND 124W N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 61N176W 1007 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 240 NM E OF A FRONT
FROM LOW CENTER TO 55N174W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW N OF AREA. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 50N162W 1015 MB MOVING N 20 KT. WITHIN 360 NM N AND 540 NM
E QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS FROM 30N TO 52N
BETWEEN 150W AND 162W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 34N TO 56N BETWEEN 145W AND
160W AND FROM 44N TO 50N BETWEEN 170E AND 175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 40N TO 54N BETWEEN 144W AND
162W.

.HIGH 40N144W 1030 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 53N144W 1034 MB MOVING SE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 48N140W 1034 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N139W 1035 MB.

.HIGH 39N174E 1033 MB MOVING SE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N180W 1029 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 30N177W 1027 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 58N169W 1029 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MOVED INLAND.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N162E 1030 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 1800 UTC FRI FEB 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT FEB 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAR 01.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N95.5W
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N94W TO 14N96W TO 16N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95W
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14N95.5W TO 12N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W
TO 11N98W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF LINE FROM 30N118W TO 27N125W TO 30N131W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED N AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.W OF LINE FROM 21N140W TO 10N132W TO 05N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.S OF 02S BETWEEN 115W AN 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N138W TO 02N125W TO
03.4S115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 06N BETWEEN 108W AND 135W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.

.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 30N TO 31N SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 09N88W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.42 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 127W AND 135W N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 24N BETWEEN 125W AND 137W N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC FRI FEB 27...

.TROUGH FROM 07N117W TO 14N115W...SCATTERED MODERATE N
OF 11N WITHIN 240 NM OF TROUGH AXIS.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ FROM 04N96W TO EMBEDDED TROUGH AT 08N117W TO 08N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 04N78W TO
03N90W...AND WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 06N117W TO 10N126W
TO 08N140W.

.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC FEB 27 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 28 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 01 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N157W TO 21N160W TO 14N180W MOVING E 10 KT N OF
22N AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 28N
BETWEEN 148W AND 153W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF
FRONT N OF 20N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT WEAKENED TO A TROUGH FROM 30N153W TO
22N154W TO 17N155W. WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 30N151W TO 24N152W TO 17N155W.

.WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N174W TO 28N172E MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N160W TO 25N172W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW FRONT NEAR 30N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N166E TO 27N160E.

.RIDGE FROM 30N165E TO 28N160E MOVING SE 20 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 30N145W TO 21N154W MOVING E SLOWLY.

.E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 24N W OF 169W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 10N TO 22N
BETWEEN 168E AND 165W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 12N TO 22N
BETWEEN 168E AND 165W.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT FROM 07N TO 23N W OF 169W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF
06N E OF 152W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT FROM 07N TO 23N W OF 168W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF LINE FROM 30N157W TO
25N164W TO 25N175W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 10N TO 22N W OF
168W...AND IN AREA N OF A LINE FROM 30N170E TO 25N160E.

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

.ITCZ FROM 08N140W TO 06N155W AND 02N173W. SCATTERED MODERATE
TSTMS WITH 120 NM OF THE ITCZ.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 08N W OF 174E.

$$

.FORECASTER BURKE. HONOLULU HI.


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