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FZPN01 KWBC 052202
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC THU MAR 05 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 07.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF AREA 55N165E 986 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. FRONT EXTENDS
FROM THE LOW TO 55N170E TO 52N172E TO 38N160E. WITHIN 720 NM S
QUADRANT AND 420 NM NE AND SE OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N178E 982 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM S
SEMICIRCLE AND WITHIN 240 NM E AND SE OF A FRONT FROM 60N165W TO
55N168W TO 48N179E TO 33N160E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW N OF AREA. N OF 55N W OF 145W WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS OVER ICE FREE WATERS 8 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 480 NM SW OF A LINE FROM 44N151W TO 60N171W WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 40N147W 1009 MB MOVING N 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 43N
BETWEEN 141W AND 157W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N148W 1000 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE EXCEPT
WITHIN 900 NM S QUADRANT...FROM 30N TO 52N BETWEEN 136W AND 164W
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N155W 1001 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 18 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM E
AND 540 NM W SEMICIRCLES WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 37N143W 1008 MB. FROM 30N TO 45N BETWEEN
132W AND 142W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N168E 1014 MB. WITHIN 240 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 45N176E TO THE LOW TO 35N163E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N W OF
171W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY 1 NM OR LESS FROM 40N TO 53N
BETWEEN 165E AND 180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 420 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
60N171W AND 46N175E AND WITHIN 180 NM OF 49N143W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 240 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
50N170W TO 40N168E AND FROM 42N TO 54N BETWEEN 138W AND 144W.

.HIGH 49N124W 1030 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 50N131W 1030 MB.

.HIGH 37N126W 1027 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N126W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MERGED WITH HIGH 50N131W.

.HIGH 38N176W 1040 MB MOVING NW 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N176W 1038 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MERGED WITH HIGH 40N174W 1036 MB.

.HIGH 43N173W 1040 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N172W 1033 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N174W 1036 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 THU MAR 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI MAR 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAR 07.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...

.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING 8 TO 12
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13.5N95.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13.5N96W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N96.5W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 12N96W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM
EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N96W TO 11N100W N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
12N96W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45
KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N96W TO 10.5N100W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 06N TO 13N BETWEEN
100W AND 106W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13.5N96W INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50
KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 11.5N98W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 07N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
12N97W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45
KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 06N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 08N TO 13N W OF 120W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 15N W OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 15N W OF 125W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 16N W OF 115W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 04N TO 16N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL...HIGHEST BETWEEN 110W
AND 115W.

.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 88W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 90W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09N92W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 90W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 93W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE
SWELL.

.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 06N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 07N80W
TO 04N82W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 27N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 25N NW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 27N NW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN
8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC THU MAR 5...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 09N125W TO 10N133W TO BEYOND 08N140W. NO SIGNIFICANT
CONVECTION.

$$
.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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