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HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC TUE SEP 30 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC SEP 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC OCT 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC OCT 02.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.POST-TROPICAL KAMMURI 41N163E 985 MB MOVING E 35 KT. WITHIN 300
NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 27 FT.
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 34N TO 45N W OF 170E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL KAMMURI 40N177E 992 MB. WITHIN
300 NM SW AND S QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM SW AND 180 NM NE SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL KAMMURI 39N161W 997 MB. WITHIN
420 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 44N170W 994 MB MOVING E 05 KT. WITHIN 480 NM SW SEMICIRCLE
AND ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM N AND E OF A FRONT FROM 48N175W TO
51N168W TO 48N163W TO 44N160W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17
FT. .24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N164W 991 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N153W 989 MB WITH A FRONT FROM CENTER TO
51N144W TO 39N150W. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 480 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM N AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW W OF THE FORECAST AREA NEAR 45N158E 994 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 360 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N162E 983 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA NEAR 54N162E 990 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 660 NM NE AND 480 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 59N140W 1002 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 300 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 41N158W 1001 MB MOVING N 25 KT. WITHIN 600 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N164W 991 MB WITH A FRONT FROM CENTER TO
51N158W TO 49N149W TO 33N161W. WITHIN 480 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM N AND E
OF THE FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW ABSORBED BY LOW 51N153W NOTED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 32N TO 40N BETWEEN 121W AND 126W N TO
NW WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 40N BETWEEN 122W AND 127W N TO NW
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 32N TO 41N BETWEEN 122W AND 129W N TO NW
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 34N TO 43N BETWEEN 124W AND 130W N WINDS
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 38N TO 49N W
OF 166E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.DENSE FOG.
.24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM 41N TO 51N
BETWEEN 142W AND 163W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 44N TO 52N BETWEEN 131W AND
146W.

.HIGH 42N136W 1027 MB MOVING E 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N133W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.HIGH 60N167W 1030 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 61N168W 1029 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 63N177W 1025 MB.

.HIGH 33N176E 1018 MB MOVING SE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N161E 1024 MB.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. 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 TUE SEP 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED OCT 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU OCT 02.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION RACHEL NEAR 23.1N 117.5W 1005 MB AT 1500
UTC SEP 30 MOVING IS STATIONARY. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT
GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT WITHIN 40 NM NW QUADRANT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 120 NM NW AND 60 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 17N TO 26N BETWEEN 116W
AND 123W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW RACHEL NEAR 22.9N
118.1W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT. WITHIN 75 NM
W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW RACHEL NEAR 22.5N
119.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 15 KT GUSTS 20 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED.

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

.FROM 14N TO 18N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.S OF LINE FROM 03.4S100W TO 05N120W TO 07N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL. FROM 08N TO 11N
BETWEEN 100W AND 110W AND FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 110W AND 118W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NW AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
16N102W 1007 MB. FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 98W AND 111W SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 03.4N90W
TO 12N100W TO 12N120W TO 00N135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
17N104W 1005 MB. WITHIN 120 NE QUADRANT OF LOW CENTER WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL. FROM 09N TO 14N BETWEEN 100W
AND 110W...AND FROM 08N TO 11N BETWEEN 110W AND 114W SW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 03.4N90W
TO 14N98W TO 14N110W TO 07N120W TO 00N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL. N OF 14N BETWEEN 98W AND
101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 119W AND 132W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC TUE SEP 30...

.LOW PRES NEAR 15N100W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 90NM SE AND NW QUADRANTS.

.CLUSTERS OF MODERATE TO STRONG CONVECTION FROM 18N TO 22N E OF
107W TO THE COAST OF MEXICO.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 10N85W TO LOW PRES 1008 MB NEAR
15N100W TO 12N114W. ITCZ CONTINUES FROM 12N114W TO 12N125W TO
11N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 10N TO 13N
BETWEEN 88W AND 92W. SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 09N TO 13N BETWEEN
110W AND 114W.

$$
.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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