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FZPN01 KWBC 300350
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC FRI JAN 30 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC JAN 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC JAN 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 01.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 42N163E 1006 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 120 NM W SEMICIRCLE
AND 240 NM NE AND 360 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16
TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 36N TO 48N W OF
171E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N166E 1002 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E
SEMICIRCLE...AND 240 NM SW AND 180 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45
KT. SEAS 13 TO 26 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS NW OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 39N158W 995 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. WITHIN 300 NM NE...240 NM
SE...180 NM SW...AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS...AND OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 30N TO 33N BETWEEN 154W AND 165W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N158W 993 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE AND 360 NM NE AND 180 NM S QUADRANTS...AND BETWEEN
480 NM AND 900 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N155W 972 MB. WITHIN 540 NM NE...420 NM
SE...AND 360 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM NE...960 NM SE...840 NM SW...AND 660
NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N156W 960 MB. FROM 39N TO 50N BETWEEN
149W AND 161W WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 22 TO 32 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 900 NM NE...780 NM SE...720 NM SW...AND 540 NM NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 39N166W 997 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. WITHIN 660 NM SW AND 1020
NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 23 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW
44N155W DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 33N164E 1010 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM
30N TO 36N W OF 171E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 34N170E 1010 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NE...360 NM
SE...AND 420 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 31N173E 1009 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N...180 NM
NE...AND 240 NM E QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 48N BETWEEN 172E AND 165E AREA OF SE
TO S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS N OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA 44N149E 980 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 42N160E TO 32N172E. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 660 NM NE
QUADRANT AND ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM NE OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 58N AND W OF ALASKA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N AND
W OF ALASKA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 48N140W 1013 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 360 NM E OF A FRONT
FROM LOW CENTER TO 40N144W TO 30N152W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ABOSORBED BY LOW
44N155W DESCRIBED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.FROM 31N TO 41N BETWEEN 123W AND 126W AREA OF N WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 43N BETWEEN 121W AND 128W AREA OF
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 36N BETWEEN 122W AND 127W AREA OF
NW TO N WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 120 NM SE OF
A LINE FROM 49N139W TO 45N142W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 49N BETWEEN 137W AND
151W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.HIGH 44N130W 1026 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 47N128W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 36N132W 1025 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N133W 1022 MB.

.HIGH 58N176W 1039 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 51N167E 1026 MB.

.FORECASTER BELL. 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 FRI JAN 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT JAN 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN FEB 01.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95.5W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 03.5N TO 13.5N
BETWEEN 93W AND 108W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75
NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95W TO 12N98W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA
FROM 03.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 109W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA
FROM 03.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75
NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N96.5W N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER
AREA FROM 04N TO 13N BETWEEN 94W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN
94W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 04N TO 13N BETWEEN 96W AND 106W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO
10N87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N88.5W NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 05N TO
11N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09N88.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 11N86W TO 07N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09.5N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF A LINE FROM 10N87W
TO 08.5N90W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 01N TO 05N BETWEEN 80W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 05N 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.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 22.5N TO 27N W OF 108W NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.FROM 08N TO 17N W OF 135W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
FROM 08N TO 15N BETWEEN 117W AND 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N W OF 133W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 08N TO 16N W OF 125W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N W OF 133W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 16N W OF 125W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 122W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N BETWEEN 118W AND 128W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0100 UTC FRI JAN 30...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ AXIS FROM 04N90W TO 03N95W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 150 NM N OF AXIS BETWEEN 110W AND 123W AND WITHIN 90 NM
S OF AXIS BETWEEN 113W AND 118W.

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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