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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2345 UTC WED MAR 04 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MAR 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 06.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW NW OF AREA 61N177E 993 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 660 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 840 NM SE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 19 FT...EXCEPT E OF 180W N OF THE ALEUTIANS SEAS TO
12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 63N164W 1010 MB. WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY
57N176W TO 40N162W TO 47N153W TO 58N167E...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED
BY LOW 46N148W DESCRIBED BELOW.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 31N152W 1013 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. N OF 30N WITHIN 360 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE AND 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 34N148W 1011 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N146W 1002 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E AND SE
QUADRANTS AND 360 NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 32N TO 44N BETWEEN 138W TO
156W...WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N148W 999 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NW QUADRANT
AND 780 NM SW QUADRANT W OF 152W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 32N TO 50N BETWEEN 133W AND 138W...WITHIN
420 NM N SEMICIRCLE...AND WITHIN 180 NM E OF A LINE FROM 52N153W
TO 36N167W...WINDS TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 35N TO 48N BETWEEN 164E AND 160E AREA OF S TO SE WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 55N164E 985 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 54N168E TO 50N170E TO 38N160E. WITHIN 360 NM E OF THE FRONT
N OF 40N AND OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 600 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM E
OF THE FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 60N178E 982 MB. WITHIN 420 NM
SE AND S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 26 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 58N145W 1009 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 240 NM SE
QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N147W 1007 MB. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE
WITHIN 240 NM SE AND 300 NM E OF A LINE FROM 50N178W TO 35N160E
S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEA 9 TO 14 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS FROM 46N TO 50N
BETWEEN 136W AND 139W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 120 NM OF 47N138W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS FROM
41N TO 52N BETWEEN 177E AND 167E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 300 NM E OF A LINE FROM
61N175W TO 54N171W TO 43N171E.

.HIGH 41N135W 1030 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 47N126W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 50N126W 1029 MB.

.HIGH 37N177W 1039 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MERGED WITH NEW HIGH 44N173W BELOW.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N173W 1040 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N172W 1039 MB.

.FORECASTER REINHART. 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 WED MAR 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU MAR 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI MAR 06.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...

.36 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE
16N95W TO 14.5N96W N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING 9 TO 12
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N 97W N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97.5W
INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS
12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 11.5N
97W TO 10N102W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.W OF LINE FROM 30N120W TO 15N120W TO 02N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 15N W OF 118W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 15N W OF 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.

.FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 92W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 07N TO 11N BETWEEN 92W AND
98W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 93W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

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

.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 29N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 26N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2130 UTC WED MAR 4...

.TROUGH FROM 07N115W TO 12N112W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG FROM 08N TO 10N BETWEEN 111W AND 113W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 06N132W TO 06N140W. NO SIGNIFICANT CONVECTION.

.FORECASTER COBB. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC MAR 04 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 05 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 06 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH 30N152W TO 24N153W TO 19N154W NEARLY STATIONARY. WINDS
20 TO 30 KT N OF 28N BETWEEN 148W AND 156W. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF TROUGH S OF 26N...AND N OF OF 26N BETWEEN
145W AND 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 30N147W TO 20N150W. WINDS DIMINISHED TO
20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH TRANSITIONED TO FRONT 30N142W TO
25N148W TO 22N154W.

.TROUGH 01N160E TO 00N170E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE
TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 05N W OF 170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 23N143W TO 16N148W.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 10N TO 27N BETWEEN 157W AND
160E. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 27N BETWEEN 157W AND 177E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 11N TO 24N
BETWEEN 157W AND 163E. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 24N
BETWEEN 158W AND 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 13N TO 20N
BETWEEN 158W AND 165E...AND N OF 20N BETWEEN 159W AND 170E.

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

.SEAS 9 TO 13 FT FROM 07N TO 23N BETWEEN 170W AND 160E. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT N OF 23N BETWEEN 152W AND 162E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM
09N TO 15N W OF 155W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 9 TO 14 FT N OF 09N W OF 160W. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT N OF 28N BETWEEN 147W AND 155W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 9 TO 14 FT N OF 09N W OF 160W.

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

.ITCZ 08N140W TO 08N164W TO 06N175W. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF ITCZ.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.


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