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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC THU SEP 03 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

THIS HIGH SEAS FORECAST USES 1-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS WHICH MAY BE
HIGHER THAN 10-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS.

PAN PAN

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SEP 03 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 04 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 05 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.2N 143.0W 965 MB MOVING NW 05 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...130 NM SE...120 NM SW...AND 150 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12
FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 300 NM NE...180 SE...150 NM SW...420 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM NE...160 NM
SE...140 NM SW...180 NM NW QUADRANTS. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 105 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.3N 144.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
120 NM NE...105 NM SE...95 NM SW...110 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...150 SE...130 NM SW...360 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 170 NM NE...140 NM
SE...120 NM SW...150 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 20.3N 144.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
110 NM NE...95 NM SE...80 NM SW...90 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM NE...140 NM SE...120 NM SW...320 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM N...120 NM S
SEMICIRCLES.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 22.5N 145.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.0N 147.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 26.0N 147.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.

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

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.7N 178.3E 967 MB MOVING NW 01 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 115
NM OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM NE...120 NM
SE...160 NM SW...240 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 125 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.2N 177.4E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 130 NM
OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 300 NM NE...180 NM SE...240
NM SW...300 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180
NM E...AND 160 NM W SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.7N 175.5E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 125 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 130 NM OF
CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 320 NM NE...220 NM SE...200 NM
SW...330 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 190
NM OF CENTER.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.2N 172.2E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.6N 169.1E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 110 KT GUSTS 135 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.9N 164.6E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT.

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

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 27.1N 159.0W 982 MB MOVING NW 11 KT.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 210 NM NE...210 NM SE...100 NM SW...140 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS
12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 500 NM NE...350 NM SE...300 NM SW...350 NM
NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 260 NM E...160 NM W
SEMICIRCLES. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF
CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 29.7N 162.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 200
NM NE...200 NM SE...100 NM SW...130 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 480 NM NE...300 NM SE...240 NM SW...300 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 260 NM E...160 NM W
SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 34.3N 164.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 180
NM NE...180 NM SE...90 NM SW...110 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 360 NM NE...240 NM SE...180 NM SW...240 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 220 NM NE...200 NM
SE...110 NM SW...140 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 39.6N 164.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST EXTRATROPICAL LOW NEAR 45.0N 162.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST EXTRATROPICAL LOW NEAR 49.3N 155.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT.

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

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WEAK FRONT 30N161E TO 29N160E NEARLY STATIONARY AND DISSIPATING.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH 21N160W TO 13N166W TO 11N175W TO 12N160E NEARLY STATIONARY.
SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 05N TO 15N BETWEEN 164E AND
180E...AND FROM 07N TO 13N BETWEEN 158W AND 175W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 20N168W TO 13N173W TO 13N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH TROUGH LITTLE CHANGE.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N AND E OF LINE 10N140W TO 10N160W TO
30N173W...AND ELSEWHERE N OF 21N BETWEEN 177W AND 171E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 12N140W TO
12N155W TO 20N160W TO 20N171E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 11N E OF 154W...
AND ELSEWHERE N OF 17N BETWEEN 175W AND 167E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF
26N BETWEEN 154W AND 175W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 02N TO 08N BETWEEN 144W AND 156W.

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.HONOLULU HI.





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