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FZPN40 PHFO 011635
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1700 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC SEP 01 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 02 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 03 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 23.5N 153.7W 984 MB AT 1500 UTC MOVING NW 09
KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 150 NM NE...90 NM SE...80 NM SW...120 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 300 NM N SEMICIRCLE...AND
120 NM SE...AND 180 NM SW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 180 NM N...AND 120 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS
FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 152W AND 155W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 25.5N 156.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 150
NM NE...80 NM SE...70 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 240 NM N...AND 110 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM N...AND 110 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 27.6N 159.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...90 NM SE...80 NM SW...150 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 210 NM N...AND 100 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM N...AND 110 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 30.6N 162.9W. 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 34.2N 165.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 38.1N 167.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 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 23.4N 179.8W 948 MB MOVING NNW 07 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 125 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
125 NM NE...120 NM SE...105 NM SW...115 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 300 NM N AND 180 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33
KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 220 NM N AND 140 NM S SEMICIRCLES. NUMEROUS
STRONG TSTMS FROM 22N TO 25N BETWEEN 178W AND 179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.7N 178.9E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 125 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 135 NM
NE...125 NM SE...120 NM SW...135 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 300 NM N AND 180 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 220 NM N AND 140 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.6N 177.2E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 140 NM
NE...125 NM SE...130 NM SW...145 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 330 NM N AND 200 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM N AND 150 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.4N 175.3E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 125 KT GUSTS 150 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.1N 172.4E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 125 KT GUSTS 150 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.9N 169.1E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 125 KT GUSTS 150 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 16.9N 140.1W 948 MB AT 1500 UTC MOVING WNW 09
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 450 NM NE...270 SE...390 NM
SW...480 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM
N SEMICIRCLE AND 180 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MODERATE
TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.8N 142.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...150 NM SE...110 NM SW...AND 140 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12
FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 450 NM NE...270 SE...390 NM SW...480 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 220 NM N SEMICIRCLE
AND 150 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.8N 143.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
160 NM NE...150 NM SE...110 NM SW...140 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 390 NM NE...240 NM SE...270 NM SW...420 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 19.9N 144.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 21.5N 144.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 23.4N 146.2W. 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.

.TROUGH 11N160E TO 07N168E TO 11N179E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS FROM 04N TO 15N W OF 179E...AND S
OF 04N BETWEEN 168E AND 178E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 11N160E TO 08N167E TO 12N174E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 12N160E TO 10N169E TO 14N178E.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 08N140W TO 08N150W TO
24N163W TO 30N169W...AND ELSEWHERE N OF 17N BETWEEN 174W AND 174E.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF 23N BETWEEN 167E AND 174E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 11N140W
TO 01N148W TO 03N158W TO 27N169W TO 19N180E TO 23N171E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 11N140W
TO 00N146W TO 00N154W TO 07N168W TO 22N174W TO 19N175E TO 26N169E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS S OF 09N BETWEEN 166W
AND 179W...S OF 06N BETWEEN 161W AND 166W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF
LINE FROM 09N140W TO 07N143W TO 07N148W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
FROM 08N TO 12N BETWEEN 162W AND 166W...FROM 06N TO 09N BETWEEN 152W
AND 157W...FROM 12N TO 16N BETWEEN 175W AND 179W...AND FROM 23N TO
25N BETWEEN 165W AND 167W.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.




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