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FZPN01 KWBC 062146
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC FRI MAR 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

PACIFIC N OF 30N AND S OF 67N E OF A LINE FROM BERING STRAIT
TO 50N 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC MAR 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 08.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 61N179E 984 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. WITHIN 420 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FRONT EXTENDS
FROM 63N174W TO 61N166W TO 50N178E TO 35N160E. WITHIN 660 NM S
AND SE AND 780 NM SW QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 240 NM SE OF THE FRONT
S OF 51N AND NW OF THE FRONT S OF 41N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10
TO 21 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW N OF AREA. N OF 56N W OF 145W WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 57N W OF 159W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 15 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N168E 1012 MB. FROM 31N TO 49N BETWEEN
160E AND 177E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N173E 1000 MB. WITHIN 300 NM W AND N
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
40N TO 55N BETWEEN 175W AND 164E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16
FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 47N148W 1000 MB MOVING SW 30 KT. WITHIN 240 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM E
AND N...480 NM W AND 1140 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N157W 1006 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM W
AND 90 NM E SEMICIRCLES WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N154W 1007 MB. S OF 34N WITHIN 540 NM W
QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 31N144W 1010 MB MOVING N 15 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM THE LOW
TO 40N140W. WITHIN 240 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 38N145W 1005 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE OF
A LINE FROM 30N139W TO 43N149W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N151W 999 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
45N148W TO 43N141W TO 30N137W. WITHIN 300 NM SE AND 720 NM W AND
NW QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 180 NM N AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 55N E OF 156W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO
12 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 60N W OF
170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N W OF
162W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS WITHIN 420 NM SE OF A
LINE FROM 60N170W TO 42N171E AND FROM 48N TO 51N BETWEEN 140W
AND 147W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 240 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
50N167W TO 42N167E AND FROM 41N TO 56N BETWEEN 137W AND 145W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 44N TO 50N BETWEEN 172W AND
175E AND FROM 44N TO 51N BETWEEN 139W AND 153W.

.HIGH 40N127W 1026 MB MOVING NW 35 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 50N132W 1031 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 47N132W 1027 MB.

.HIGH 39N176W 1038 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N171W 1032 MB.

.HIGH 41N171W 1039 MB MOVING SW 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MERGED WITH HIGH 39N176W 1038 MB.

.FORECASTER LEE. 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 1800 UTC FRI MAR 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAR 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAR 08.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N97.5W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N97.5W TO 11N100W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 06N TO 13N
BETWEEN 100W AND 105W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N98W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 06N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 108W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13N96.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 15N95W TO 11N98W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13.5N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N98W
NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. FROM 05N TO 12N
BETWEEN 95W AND 110W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 02N TO 13N BETWEEN 90W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
12N98W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 00N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W
AND 112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. FROM
07N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND 93W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. FROM 12N TO 13N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM
06N TO 12N BETWEEN 89W AND 93W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 12.5N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE
GULFS OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO
08.5N92W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO AND GULF OF FONSECA...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. FROM
06N TO 12N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL.

.FROM 05N TO 17N W OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 110W AND 125W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 17N W OF
110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 17N BETWEEN 120W AND 135W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 02N TO 18N W
OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND
NW SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 27N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 07N BETWEEN 78W AND 80W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 05N81W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 05N81W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 05N BETWEEN 78W AND 81W N WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 08N79W TO 04N81W
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 08N79W TO 06N80W
TO 04N82W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N W OF 138W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST NW OF LINE FROM 30N135W TO 24N140W SE TO S
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT NEAR 30N140W. N OF 27N W OF 134W SE
TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 24N TO 27N W OF
138W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT NEAR 30N138W TO 27N140W. N OF
28N E OF FRONT TO 135W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE NW OF A LINE FROM 30N135W TO 24N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 30N139W TO 28N140W. N OF
27N W OF 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 02S BETWEEN 110W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1800 UTC FRI MAR 06...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 03N87W TO 02N98W TO 04N104W THEN RESUMES AT
04N108W TO 02N125W TO BEYOND 03N140W. NO SIGNIFICANT CONVECTION.

$$
.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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