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HSFEPI

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1745 UTC SUN FEB 01 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC FEB 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 03.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.ASSOCIATED WITH LOW S OF FORECAST AREA. FROM 30N TO 38N BETWEEN
178W AND 170E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 35N174E 992 MB. WITHIN 420 NM NE...360 NM E
AND SE...AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS N OF 30N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N174E 984 MB. WITHIN 120 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
360 NM N AND NE...AND 540 NM SE QUADRANTS N OF 30N...AND WITHIN
240 NM W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 52N140W 998 MB MOVING W 15 KT. WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 240 NM
NW QUADRANTS...AND E OF A FRONT EXTENDING FROM 49N129W TO
53N133W TO THE COAST OF CANADA WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH A NEW LOW TO FORM NEAR
52N135W 1002 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. WITHIN 120 NM N AND E OF A
LINE FROM 54N143W TO 54N134W TO 50N134W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 47N157W 966 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 780
NM SE QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 660 NM W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 13 TO 26 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N157W 979 MB. WITHIN 660 NM N AND
NE...540 NM SE...480 NM SW...AND 420 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N156W 984 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM
NE...540 NM SE...240 NM SW...AND 840 NM W AND NW QUADRANTS WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 37N163E 1000 MB MOVING NE 10 KT WILL TURN NW AFTER 24 HOURS.
FRONT EXTENDS FROM LOW CENTER TO 47N160E. WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE
OF FRONT WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
180 NM W SEMICIRCLE...AND WITHIN 420 NM E AND NE OF FRONT WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 38N170E 994 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW
CENTER TO 49N160E. WITHIN 360 NM E AND NE AND 120 NM W AND NW
QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE OF FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N167E 996 MB. WITHIN 180 NM E SEMICIRCLE
AND 480 NM W AND NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N157W 991 MB. FROM 30N TO 34N BETWEEN
150W AND 162W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 38N179W 990 MB. WITHIN 180 NM N AND NE
SEMICIRCLES...AND WITHIN 480 NM SE AND 420 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS
N OF 30N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM E OF A LINE FROM 44N127W TO
32N141W AREA OF SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 58N BETWEEN 170W AND 178W OVER ICE FREE
WATERS OF THE BERING SEA AREA OF N TO NW WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW 48N156W IN
WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 37N BETWEEN 165E AND 160E AREA OF
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 39N BETWEEN 167E AND 160E AREA OF
W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

.LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS N OF 58N W
OF 167W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF LINE
FROM 57N162W TO 59N173W TO 61N177W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 56N
BETWEEN 160W AND 176W.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 120 NM E OF
A LINE FROM 40N130W TO 48N129W AND FROM 40N TO 48N BETWEEN 166E
AND 160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 240 NM OF 43N128W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.HIGH 31N133W 1024 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N129W 1024 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N126W 1020 MB.

.HIGH 32N169W 1020 MB MOVING E 30 KT WILL TURN NE AFTER 24 HOURS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N153W 1016 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N135W 1015 MB.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

E PACIFIC FROM 03.4S TO 18.5S E OF 120W.

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC SUN FEB 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON FEB 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE FEB 03.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.S OF 15S W OF 105W AND S OF 17S BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST SW OF A LINE FROM 16S95W TO 13S110W TO 10S120W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN IN MIXED SW AND NW
SWELL...HIGHEST SW PART.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF A LINE FROM 18.5S88W TO 11S105W TO
08S120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 18.5S80W TO 3.4S105W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FEB 01 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 02 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 03 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 28N172E 1003 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WARM FRONT FROM LOW TO
30N173E MOVING N 10 KT. COLD FRONT FROM LOW TO 25N175E TO
17N167E MOVING E SLOWLY. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BETWEEN LOW AND
FRONTS AND 178E N OF 24N. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 27N
BETWEEN 173W AND 175E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED FAR N OF FORECAST AREA. FRONT FROM
30N178W TO 26N172W TO 17N175E. WINDS 25 TO 35 KT OVER FORECAST
WATERS N OF 23N BETWEEN 171W AND 176W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF A LINE FROM 22N164W TO
22N172W TO 22N178W TO 30N176E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N155W TO 26N158W TO 20N174W TO
18N175E. WINDS 25 TO 40 KT WITHIN 360 NM E OF FRONT N OF
24N...AND WITHIN 420 NM W OF FRONT N OF 26N. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF A LINE FROM 30N142W TO
23N148W TO 21N159W TO 22N164W TO 27N167W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N161E TO 27N160E MOVING E 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N173E TO 26N171E TO 18N160E.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 210 NM W OF FRONT N OF 25N.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N171W TO 25N175W TO 16N160E.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 600 NM W OF FRONT N OF 26N.

.WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N144W TO 22N153W NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT MERGED WITH FRONT DESCRIBED BELOW.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N146W TO 26N154W MOVING E SLOWLY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF FRONT N OF 28N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N144W TO 22N156W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N144W TO 27N149W. SEE WINDS
ASSOCIATED WITH FRONT IN GALE WARNING ABOVE.

.TROUGH FROM 03N160E TO 01N168E NEARLY STATIONARY. SCATTERED
MODERATE TSTMS SW OF A LINE FROM 10N160E TO 00N172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 03N160E TO 00N166E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 03N160E TO 01N167E.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06N TO 13N E OF 154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.HIGH JUST N OF AREA NEAR 31N169W 1020 MB MOVING E 30 KT. RIDGE
FROM HIGH TO 30N168W TO 26N162W TO 24N154W MOVING E 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 30N153W 1016 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MOVED FAR N OF AREA.

.RIDGE FROM 26N140W TO 23N149W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.RIDGE FROM 30N167E TO 21N160E MOVING E 25 KT.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 17N BETWEEN 180E AND 163E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
N OF 06N E OF 180E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 13 FT N OF A LINE FROM 27N180E TO
27N171E TO 22N160E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF A LINE FROM 29N140W TO
25N148W TO 25N166W TO 21N180E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 05N TO 20N E
OF 152W...AND FROM 05N TO 16N BETWEEN 152W AND 167W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 11 TO 14 FT N OF 24N BETWEEN 154W AND
166W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 28N140W TO
20N150W TO 20N173W TO 24N180E TO 24N172E TO 16N160E. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT FROM 07N TO 12N E OF 150W.

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

.ITCZ FROM 06N140W TO 05N165W TO 06N174E. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF ITCZ.

$$
.FORECASTER HOUSTON. HONOLULU HI.


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