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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1145 UTC SUN JAN 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC JAN 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 27.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 46N168E 981 MB MOVING E 20 KT. WITHIN 480 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 21 TO 34 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM S
AND SW QUADRANTS...AND BETWEEN 180 NM AND 480 NM N AND NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 27 FT...HIGHEST S
QUADRANT. ALSO W OF A LINE FROM 31N177W TO 40N169W TO 46N170W TO
51N180W TO 56N174E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST LOW 46N179E 986 MB AND
SECOND LOW 52N172W 985 MB. N OF 30N WITHIN 960 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS OF FIRST LOW...AND WITHIN 780 NM W...AND 480 NM N AND
NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 24 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO
17 FT WITH SECOND LOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN LOW 50N173W 987 MB.
WITHIN 420 NM NW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
ALSO WITHIN 600 NM NW SEMICIRCLE...AND 840 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS
 WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 23 FT...HIGHEST S QUADRANT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 57N136W 982 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FROM 51N TO 57N BETWEEN
140W AND 132W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 24 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 60N145W 986 MB WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY NEXT 24 HOURS
THEN DRIFT SE. WITHIN 300 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N144W 1008 MB. WITHIN 180 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 48N153W 986 MB. FRONT FROM LOW TO
45N150W TO 40N152W TO 34N160W. WITHIN 240 NM NE QUADRANT AND 240
NM E OF FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 57N BETWEEN 161W AND
169W. .24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF
57N BETWEEN 164W AND 173W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N
BETWEEN 164W AND 175W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 51N152W 998 MB MOVING E 10 KT. WITHIN 300 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 44N136W 1008 MB. WITHIN 420 NM
SW...AND 480 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N130W 1002 MB. WITHIN 300 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.HIGH 37N130W 1022 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH NEAR 30N159W 1023 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N150W 1022 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 56N140W 1015 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N162E 1031 MB.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. 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 0600 UTC SUN JAN 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON JAN 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE JAN 27.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13.5N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
13N97W TO 12N101W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL..
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N95W TO 13N96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N95W TO 13N96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
FROM 06N TO 11N BETWEEN 91W AND 98W AND FROM 06N TO 14N BETWEEN
98W AND 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W TO 13N96W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 05N TO
14N BETWEEN 93W AND 115W AND FROM 07N TO 10N BETWEEN 91W AND 93W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N98W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 14N96W.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N95W TO 12N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 12N98W TO 10N101W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN 99W AND 102W AND ALSO S OF 12N
BETWEEN 102W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.W OF A LINE FROM 30N116W TO 18N112W TO 00N128W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT OVER FAR NW PART. W OF A LINE FROM
30N127W TO 16N130W TO 10N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NW. FROM 02N TO 25N BETWEEN 110W AND
122W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST
NEAR 21N112W.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 21N140W. W OF FRONT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM
30N121W TO 16N128W TO 07N135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST N OF 25N W OF 137W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N136W TO LOW PRES NEAR
28N136W AND TO 21N140W. N OF 25N W OF LOW AND FRONT N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

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

.FROM 09N TO 12W E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11.5N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 13W E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULFS
OF PAPAGAYO AND FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.N OF 06N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 05N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0915 UTC SUN JAN 25...

.SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 106W AND 110W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 06N77W TO 07N85W TO 07N95W TO
08N105W. ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 08N110W TO 06N125W TO 06N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 02N TO 04N BETWEEN 78W AND 79W.

.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC JAN 25 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 26 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 27 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N144W TO 24N148W TO 19N154W TO 12N175W. FRONT
MOVING E 10 KT N OF 19N...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. S TO
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT N OF 28N. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT N OF 26N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 27N140W TO 18N154W TO 16N160W. NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 150 NM N OF FRONT W OF 144W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 21N140W TO 18N150W TO 16N160W. NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 120 NM N OF FRONT W OF 150W.

.FRONT FROM 30N174E TO 23N160E MOVING E 20 KT. N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT WITHIN 150 NM N OF FRONT W OF 166E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N178W TO 25N174E TO 21N160E. NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 210 NM N OF FRONT W OF 174E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N168W TO 25N180E 20N160E. NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 270 NM N OF FRONT W OF 180E.

.TROUGH FROM 09N167W TO 02N168W MOVING W 10 KT. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH FROM 03N160E TO 03N173E NEARLY STATIONARY. SCATTERED
MODERATE TSTMS S OF 10N W OF 173E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 02N160E TO 02N170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH MOVED W OF AREA.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06N TO 18N BETWEEN 163W AND
170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06N TO 14N
BETWEEN 164W AND 176W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06N TO 14N
BETWEEN 164W AND 170E...AND ELSEWHERE FROM 14N TO 21N BETWEEN
180E AND 160E.

.HIGH 29N172W 1024 MB MOVING E 25 KT. RIDGES FROM HIGH TO
23N153W... FROM HIGH TO 30N169W...AND FROM HIGH TO
22N164E...MOVING E 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 29N159W 1023 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MOVED JUST N OF AREA NEAR 31N150W 1022
MB.

.RIDGE FROM 25N140W TO 22N146W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 27N160E TO 27N164E MOVING ENE 15 KT.

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

.SEAS 10 TO 14 FT N OF 20N E OF 165W. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT NW OF A
LINE FROM 30N167E TO 27N160E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 03N
E OF 170W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 03N BETWEEN 170W AND 180E...AND
FROM 03N TO 20N BETWEEN 180E AND 167E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 11 TO 16 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N179E TO
22N160E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE NW OF A LINE FROM 30N175W TO
18N160E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 12N E OF 160W...AND S OF 20N
BETWEEN 160W AND 175W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 18N BETWEEN 175W AND
170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N168W TO
26N180E TO 30N175E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE
30N162W TO 15N171W TO 15N160E...AND FROM 02N TO 15N BETWEEN 156W
AND 173E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 10N TO 15N W OF 173E...AND E OF A
LINE FROM 30N144W TO 17N154W.

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

.ITCZ FROM 05N140W TO 04N146W TO 07N156W. ISOLATED TSTMS WITHIN
60 NM OF ITCZ.

$$
.FORECASTER HOUSTON. HONOLULU HI.


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