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FZPN02 KWBC 010530
HSFEPI

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0545 UTC SUN FEB 01 2015

CCODE/1:31:12:01:00/AOW+POR/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC FEB 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 03.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 46N156W 958 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 420 NM S
SEMICIRCLE AND 420 NM E AND 600 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50
KT. SEAS 20 TO 30 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN A LINE FROM 38N173W TO
30N161W TO 30N151W TO 45N130W AND 58N FROM 130W TO 173W WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 26 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 50N163W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N156W 974 MB. WITHIN 600 NM N AND
SW...960 NM E...720 NM SE AND 780 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT...HIGHEST SE QUADRANT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N154W 984 MB. WITHIN 540 NM SE...420 NM
S...780 NM NW AND 480 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 17 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 300 NM N AND NE OF A LINE FROM 43N160E TO 34N167E TO
30N175E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 38N168E 998 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
48N160E TO THE LOW CENTER TO 30N179E. WITHIN 300 NM N AND NE OF
THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH NEW LOW 37N174E 992 MB.
FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 48N160E TO THE LOW TO 32N177W. WITHIN 300
NM NE AND N OF THE FRONT AND 300 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 11 TO 21 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 53N145W 999 MB. WITHIN 360 NM N
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW
48N154W NOTED ABOVE.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 56N BETWEEN 157W AND 170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY N OF 56N BETWEEN 157W AND
174W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 57N160W TO 60N179W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.48 HOUR FORECAST ASSOCIATED WITH LOW S OF AREA FROM 30N TO 31N
BETWEEN 154W AND 165W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 120 NM OF
43N161E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 39N TO 42N BETWEEN 125W AND
135W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.HIGH 44N175E 1025 MB DRIFTING NE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 52N168E 1028 MB MOVING N 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH JUST NW OF AREA 57N173E 1028 MB.

.HIGH 32N133W 1024 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N127W 1022 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N144W 1015 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 0000 UTC SUN FEB 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON FEB 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE FEB 03.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 08N TO 14N W OF 130W AND FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 125W AND
130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N
TO 17N W OF 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN
NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 25N W OF 137W AND FROM 06N TO 15N
BETWEEN 125W AND 137W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 18N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

.N OF 29N W OF 139W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED S
AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NW OF A LINE FROM 30N135W TO 27N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N89W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 10N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 86.5W AND
89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 11.5N BETWEEN E OF 89W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 106W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.WITHIN 240 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 30N122W TO 24N118W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
30N122W.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 03N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0200 UTC SUN FEB 01...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ AXIS FROM 09N85W TO 04N95W TO 08N118W TO 05N140W. SCATTERED
MODERATE WITHIN 300 NM N OF AXIS BETWEEN 100W AND 106W...WITHIN
120 NM S OF AXIS BETWEEN 112W AND 118W...AND WITHIN 120 NM N OF
AXIS W OF 137W.

.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FEB 01 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 02 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 03 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...

.LOW 28N171E 1007 MB MOVING NE SLOWLY. WARM FRONT FROM LOW TO
30N174E MOVING NE 10 KT. COLD FRONT FROM LOW TO 24N171E TO
19N164E TO 17N160E MOVING E 10 KT N OF 19N AND NEARLY STATIONARY
TO THE W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 180 NM E OF LOW AND FRONTS N
OF 24N. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 480 NM E OF LOW AND WARM
FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED N OF FORECAST AREA. OCCLUDED FRONT
FROM LOW TO 30N176E TO 29N179E THENCE WARM FRONT TO 28N177W.
COLD FRONT FROM 29N179E TO 25N180E TO 22N177E TO 15N160E. WINDS
20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONTS N OF 22N.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW NEAR 28N166W 1000 MB. WARM FRONT FROM
LOW TO 27N159W. COLD FRONT FROM LOW TO 25N164W TO 21N174W TO
17N172E. WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITHIN 360 NM SE QUADRANT OF LOW AND
WITHIN 210 NM S OF WARM FRONT. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE OVER
FORECAST WATERS N OF A LINE FROM 30N155W TO 24N156W TO 20N163W
TO 30N176W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N146W TO 24N156W MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N144W TO 25N150W TO 22N155W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 30N146W TO 26N153W.

.FRONT 30N143W TO 24N151W NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT MERGED WITH FRONT DESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPH
DIRECTLY ABOVE.

.TROUGH 02N160E TO 00N169E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF TROUGH...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF A POINT
07N161E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 03N160E TO 00N169E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 03N160E TO 00N171E.

.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT AT 30N160E. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 90
NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N167E TO 25N164E TO 21N160E. W TO
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS W OF FRONT N OF 24N.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N180E TO 27N178E TO 18N165E. W TO
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS W FRONT N OF 27N.

.RIDGE FROM 20N160E TO 20N163E MOVING ESE 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 30N176W TO 22N176E TO 16N165E MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 30N175W TO 25N170W TO 22N161W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 26N140W TO 24N145W TO 22N154W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 07N TO 12N E OF 145W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF A LINE FROM 29N140W TO 10N156W TO
16N160E... HIGHEST N OF 27N BETWEEN 164W AND 148W AND N OF 25N
BETWEEN 170E AND 177E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 14N TO 06N E OF
156W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N166E TO
24N160E...AND N OF A LINE FROM 27N140W TO 27N160W TO 30N168W.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT E OF A LINE FROM 27N140W TO 20N160W TO 09N180E TO
05N140W... AND N OF 22N BETWEEN 171E AND 177W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 13 FT N OF A LINE FROM 28N140W TO
20N165W TO 26N175E TO 19N160E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 16N TO 06N E
OF 150W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF AREA.

.ITCZ FROM 06N140W TO 08N158W TO 06N174W TO 06N178E. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF ITCZ.

$$
.FORECASTER DWROE. HONOLULU HI.


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