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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1145 UTC FRI JAN 30 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 01.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 45N163E 1002 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 120 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE AND 240 NM NE AND 300 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50
KT. SEAS 17 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 38N TO
50N W OF 172E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N166E 1005 MB. N OF 49N BETWEEN 175E AND
162E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS N OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 39N158W 993 MB MOVING NE 15 KT AND RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING.
WITHIN 120 NM NW SEMICIRCLE AND OVER FORECAST WATERS BETWEEN 420
NM AND 900 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N154W 961 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE...AND BETWEEN 90 NM AND 360 NM SE AND 240 NM AND 360
NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 780 NM NE...1020 NM SE...960 NM SW...AND 600 NM NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N157W 963 MB. FROM 38N TO 50N BETWEEN
151W AND 163W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 960 NM NE...780 NM SE...720 NM SW...AND 600 NM NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 37N165W 998 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. WITHIN 600 NM SW AND 1140
NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 21 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW
45N154W DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 33N166E 1010 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM
30N TO 38N W OF 171E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 34N170E 1009 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE...420 NM
SE...AND 540 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. NEW LOW 31N173E 1009 MB.
WITHIN 420 NM N AND 360 NM E QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM N OF A
FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 44N160E TO 37N169E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 17 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 58N AND E OF 166W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N AND
E OF 167W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 49N139W 1013 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 420 NM NE AND 240
NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ABOSORBED BY LOW
45N154W DESCRIBED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 50N BETWEEN 173E AND 164E AREA OF SE
TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS N OF AREA.

.FROM 31N TO 43N BETWEEN 122W AND 127W AREA OF N WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 43N BETWEEN 121W AND 128W AREA OF
NW TO N WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 120 NM SE OF
A LINE FROM 50N137W TO 40N148W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 44N TO 50N BETWEEN 137W AND
144W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.DENSE FOG. 48 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 42N TO 46N W OF 164E.

.HIGH 45N129W 1027 MB MOVING NE 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 47N128W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 35N132W 1026 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N133W 1024 MB.

.HIGH 59N174W 1039 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND.

.FORECASTER BELL. 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 FRI JAN 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT JAN 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN FEB 01.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95W TO
12N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER
AREA FROM 04N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 109W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N95W TO 12.5N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 04N TO 13N BETWEEN 94W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 105W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10N TO 11.5N E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...
NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N88.5W NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 88W
AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N89W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 07N93W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N88W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 10N87W TO 08N90W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N88W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT. FROM 07N TO 11N BETWEEN 92W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

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

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 23N TO 28N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.FROM 08N TO 13N W OF 135W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
FROM 08N TO 15N BETWEEN 117W AND 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 08N TO 16N W OF 125W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N W OF 133W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 16N W OF 125W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 122W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW 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 26N BETWEEN 119W AND 127W 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 0900 UTC FRI JAN 30...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ AXIS FROM 04N91W TO 05N127W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 75 NM OF AXIS BETWEEN 115W AND 120W.

.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC JAN 30 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 31 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 01 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 30N165E TO 21N160E MOVING E 20 KT. WINDS 25 TO
35 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS W OF COLD FRONT N OF 25N...AND WITHIN
300 NM E OF COLD FRONT N OF 25N. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE N
OF A LINE FROM 30N171E TO 22N167E TO 23N160E. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 360 NM E OF COLD FRONT N OF 24N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N173E TO 26N169E TO 20N160E.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT N OF 26N.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 30N173E 1005 MB. FRONT FROM LOW TO
27N174E TO 18N163E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 270 NM E OF LOW AND
FRONT N OF 24N.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX SYSTEM WITH MAIN FRONT FROM 30N155W TO 24N160W TO
21N170W TO 21N179E...MOVING E 25 KT E OF 170W...AND NEARLY
STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. SECOND WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N151W TO
25N154W TO 22N158W NEARLY STATIONARY. WINDS 25 TO 35 KT N OF A
LINE FROM 30N144W TO 26N148W TO 26N157W TO 30N162W. WINDS 20 TO
30 KT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 30N140W TO 23N148W TO 24N160W
TO 30N174W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM W OF MAIN
FRONT N OF 28N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONTS MERGED. FRONT FROM 30N144W TO 25N150W
TO 19N155W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT N OF
26N...AND N OF A LINE FROM 30N149W TO 28N156W TO 30N162W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N143W TO 20N156W. WINDS 20 TO 25
KT WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT N OF 28N.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW JUST W OF FORECAST AREA NEAR 04N159E 1006 MB MOVING W
SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 04N160E TO 04N166E MOVING W SLOWLY.
SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 02N TO 08N W OF 175E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 04N160E TO 02N170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 02N160E TO 01N168E.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06N TO 20N BETWEEN 170W AND
167E... AND FROM 07N TO 15N E OF 148W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 15N E OF
152W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 07N TO 16N E OF
157W.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW COLD FRONT THROUGH 30N160E.

.RIDGE FROM 25N140W TO 19N151W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.RIDGE FROM 30N179W TO 22N171W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 30N175E TO 21N167E MOVING E 10 KT.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 17 FT NW OF A LINE FROM 30N168E TO 27N164E TO
26N160E. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N155W TO 24N166W TO
30N178W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 30N146W TO
22N146W TO 22N169W TO 05N180E TO 05N160E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF
07N E OF 146W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 16 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N146W TO
26N167W TO 30N174W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM
30N141W TO 18N160W TO 12N178E TO 19N160E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM
08N TO 17N E OF 153W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF A LINE FROM 11N180E TO
18N160E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 08N E OF 180E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 03N BETWEEN 167W AND 176W.

.ITCZ FROM 07N140W TO 09N152W TO 02N167W. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF ITCZ.

$$
.FORECASTER HOUSTON. HONOLULU HI.


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