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FZPN01 KWBC 092145
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC TUE FEB 09 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 11.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 46N167W 963 MB MOVING SE 15 KT. WITHIN 780 NM SE AND 660 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 22 TO 44 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 480 NM NW...600 NM NE...1500 NM SE AND 900 NM SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 30 FT. ALSO WITHIN 960
NM W SEMICIRCLE AND 720 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N160W 976 MB. WITHIN 540 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 23 TO 36 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 840 NM W
SEMICIRCLE AND 1200 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO
26 FT...EXCEPT IN SE QUADRANT 16 TO 32 FT. ALSO WITHIN 1260 NM
SE AND 900 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N147W 990 MB. WITHIN 780 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 20 TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM
NW...480 NM NE...1140 NM SE AND 960 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 47N146W 974 MB MOVING NW 20 KT. WITHIN 540 NM NW...600 NM
NE...420 NM SE AND 180 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
12 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM SW...660 NM NE AND 1020 NM
SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N151W 969 MB. WITHIN 420 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N158W 969 MB. WITHIN 420 NM SW AND 600
NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE
360 NM S SEMICIRCLE...AND WITHIN 660 NM NW AND 600 NM NE
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N160W 980 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM NW
AND 120 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA NEAR 39N157E 995 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 480 NM NE AND 840 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N165E 978 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N
SEMICIRCLE...AND BETWEEN 240 NM AND 780 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35
TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM NW...1020 NM
SE AND 840 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.
ALSO FROM 30N TO 52N W OF 178W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N170E 976 MB. WITHIN 660 NM SW AND 540
NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 34 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 660 NM NW...1020 NM SE AND 900 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 26 FT. ALSO WITHIN 720 NM N
SEMICIRCLE...AND 1260 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
20 FT...EXCEPT IN SE QUADRANT 16 TO 32 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 50N145W 977 MB. WITHIN 600 NM E
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
1200 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 56N153W 983 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM
NW...600 NM NE...360 NM SE AND 120 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 50N140W 992 MB. WITHIN 420 NM NE AND
660 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM W SEMICIRCLE...AND 540 NM NE AND 840 NM
SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM 55N TO 60N
BETWEEN 133W AND 157W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.LOW 31N175E 1010 MB MOVING E 20 KT. FROM 30N TO 34N BETWEEN
180W AND 171E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.W OF A LINE FROM 56N177W TO 61N173W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 57N TO 61N BETWEEN 165W AND 180W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 44N TO 50N
BETWEEN 131W AND 140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 44N TO 48N BETWEEN 125W AND
130W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 48N BETWEEN 125W AND
133W AND FROM 32N TO 43N BETWEEN 164W AND 174W.

.HIGH 30N126W 1022 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N126W 1022 MB.

.HIGH 45N167E 1020 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. 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 TUE FEB 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED FEB 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU FEB 11.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N97W TO 07N100W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S
OF 11N BETWEEN 94W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13N97W TO 06N102W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 94W AND 98W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
10N99W TO 04N102W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 94W AND 98W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W AND
110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N90W TO 08N95W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A
LINE FROM 11N94W TO 11N86W TO 03N94W TO 11N94W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 12N86.5W TO
07N94W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM
14N94W TO 11N86W TO 03N94W TO 14N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.33 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF
LINE FROM 12N86.5W TO 07N94W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. N OF 11N E OF
91W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N94W TO 11N86W
TO 00N94W TO 14N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF
LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 07N94W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.  REMAINDER
AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14.5N94W TO 11N86W TO 03.4SN94W TO
14.5N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND
NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 06N80W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. WITHIN 75
NM OF LINE FROM 06N80W TO 02N81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 04N80W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO
03.5N81.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO
05N81.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
25KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 05N81.5W TO
01N82.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW
SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N131W TO 25N135W THEN STATIONARY TO 21N140W.
N OF 28N W OF 138W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N133W TO 17N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 30N131W TO 23N140W. W OF
LINE FROM 30N 13W TO 17N135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. W OF LINE FROM 30N135W TO
26N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW COLD FRONT FROM 30N137W TO 26N140W. W OF
A LINE FROM 30N130W TO 18N136W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
18 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS AT 30N140W.

.FROM 06N TO 11N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 13N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10
FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 17N140W TO
10N110W TO 03.4S110W TO 04N140W TO 17N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 12N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 21N140W TO 26N130W TO 11N110W TO 03.4S110W TO 04N140W TO
21N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 18N140W TO
14.5N110W TO 03.4S110W TO 02N140W TO 18N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC TUE FEB 9...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 06N89W TO 04N103W TO 06N110W TO 04N120W TO 06N130W TO
05N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 120 NM OF
LINE FROM 05N90W TO 07N105W TO 03N114W TO 06N125W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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