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HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2300 UTC TUE SEP 01 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC SEP 01 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 02 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 03 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 23.5N 154.1W 985 MB MOVING NW 09 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 110
NM NE...75 NM SE...60 NM SW...90 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 280 NM NE...90 NM SE...180 NM SW...240 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 160 NM NE...90 NM
SE...75 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 25.8N 157.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 110
NM NE...75 NM SE...60 NM SW...90 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 280 NM NE...90 NM SE...180 NM SW...240 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 160 NM NE...90 NM
SE...75 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 28.4N 161.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
100 NM NE...70 NM SE...50 NM SW...80 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM N...AND 120 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 130 NM N...AND 75 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 31.7N 164.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 35.3N 165.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 39.3N 167.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 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 23.8N 179.8W MOVING NW 06 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 125 NM E...
110 NM W SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM NE...150
NM SE...100 NM SW...180 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 180 NM E...140 NM W SEMICIRCLES. NUMEROUS STRONG TSTMS WITHIN
60 NM OF CENTER. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS ELSEWHERE FROM
22N TO 26N BETWEEN 177W AND 178E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.7N 178.8E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM
OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 220 NM NE...130 NM SE...90 NM
SW...160 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM
E...120 NM W SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.7N 177.7E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM
OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM NE...150 NM SE...110
NM SW...160 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 160
NM E...140 NM W SEMICIRCLES.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.2N 176.4E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.7N 173.5E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 125 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.1N 168.6E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.

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

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 16.8N 140.5W MOVING WNW 06 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
180 NM NE...140 NM SE...90 NM SW...AND 150 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12
FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...200 SE...220 NM SW...300 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 220 NM NE...180 NM
SE...120 NM SW...180 NM NW QUADRANTS. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 125 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.8N 142.6W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...120 NM SE...90 NM SW...AND 130 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12
FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...200 SE...200 NM SW...300 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM NE...160 NM
SE...100 NM SW...160 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.8N 143.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...120 NM SE...90 NM SW...130 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...200 NM SE...200 NM SW...300 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM N SEMICIRCLE
AND 130 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 20.2N 144.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 22.0N 145.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 24.0N 146.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.

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

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAK FRONT 30N161E TO 29N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONT THROUGH 30N160E DRIFTING W SLOWLY
AND DISSIPATING.

.TROUGH 12N160E TO 09N175W TO 12N163W TO 20N156W NEARLY STATIONARY
AND ERODING FROM THE W.. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 11N
BETWEEN 164W AND 176W...AND S OF 14N W OF 178E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH LITTLE CHANGE.

.WEAK HIGH 01N180E 1010 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. RIDGE FROM HIGH TO
04N160W TO 04N140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH AND RIDGE DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE 30N168W TO 16N174W NEARLY STATIONARY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF E AND N OF LINE 30N161W TO 20N161W
TO 09N150W TO 09N140W....AND ELSEWHERE N OF 20N BETWEEN 172W AND
172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE E AND N OF LINE 30N170W
TO 20N 170W TO 10N155W TO 10N 140W...AND N OF 20N BETWEEN 175W AND
173E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 10N E OF 150W...N
OF 15N BETWEEN 150W AND 170W...AND N OF 19N BETWEEN 170W AND 170E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 02N TO 09N E OF 153W.

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.HONOLULU HI.





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