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FZPN40 PHFO 291645
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1700 UTC SAT AUG 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC AUG 29 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC AUG 30 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC AUG 31 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 15.9N 146.5W AT 29/1500 UTC MOVING WNW
07 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NE...70 NM SE...80 NM SW...80 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 180 NM NE...140 NM SE...90 NM SW...150
NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM N...AND
150 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 13N TO 22N
BETWEEN 141W AND 151W. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120
NM OF CENTER. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS ELSEWHERE FROM 04N
TO 25N BETWEEN 140W AND 151W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 17.6N 149.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
100 NM NE...80 NM SE...90 NM SW...90 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 210 NM N...AND 150 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33
KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM N...AND 180 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 14N TO 26N BETWEEN 143W AND 154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 19.7N 151.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
110 NM NE...90 NM SE...80 NM SW...100 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 270 NM N...AND 180 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM N...AND 150 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE FROM 16N TO 28N BETWEEN 146W AND 158W.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 21.7N 154.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 24.0N 157.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 26.5N 160.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.

.HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE KILO NEAR 18.0N 174.3W AT 29/1500 UTC MOVING WNW 08 KT.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 100 NM NE...60 NM SE...70 NM SW...100 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 150 NM NE...100 NM SE...90 NM SW...135
NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM N...AND
120 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 14N TO 24N
BETWEEN 169W AND 178W. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120
NM OF CENTER. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS ELSEWHERE FROM 12N
TO 21N BETWEEN 170W AND 180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE KILO NEAR 19.1N 176.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
125 NM NE...95 NM SE...95 NM SW...115 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 210 NM N...AND 120 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM N...AND 150 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE FROM 15N TO 24N BETWEEN 172W AND 178W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE KILO NEAR 21.3N 178.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
135 NM NE...120 NM SE...105 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM N...AND 210 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33
KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM N...AND 180 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 16N TO 27N BETWEEN 173W AND 173E.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE KILO NEAR 23.5N 179.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE KILO NEAR 24.5N 180.0E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE KILO NEAR 24.6N 178.5E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT.

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

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 07N169W 1009 MB MOVING WNW 15 KT. ISOLATE MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS S OF 10N BETWEEN 163W AND 177E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 08N173W 1009 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.LOW 15N160E 1010 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
FROM 13N TO 19N W OF 167E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N175E TO 26N174E TO 23N171E. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS N OF 24N BETWEEN 176W AND 173E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.1N 140.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.6N 142.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 90 KT GUSTS 110 KT.

.E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF A LINE FROM 29N171W TO 26N166W TO
26N162W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N175W TO 23N163W TO 27N156W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 28N BETWEEN 167W AND 175W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT E OF 144W BETWEEN 08N AND 26N.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 07N W OF 170E...FROM 10N TO 23N
BETWEEN 170E AND 180E...S OF 10N BETWEEN 170E AND 177E...FROM 25N TO
29N BETWEEN 162W AND 168W...FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 153W AND
164W...AND FROM 02N TO 09N BETWEEN 151W AND 163W.

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.HONOLULU HI.







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