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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1145 UTC THU MAY 26 2016

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT VOS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

SECURITE

PACIFIC N OF 30N AND S OF 67N E OF A LINE FROM BERING STRAIT
TO 50N 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MAY 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 28.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 52N176E 991 MB MOVING N 10 KT THEN TURNING NW AFTER 18
HOURS. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 59N179E TO 56N177W TO 48N173W TO
39N176W. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 360 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ALSO WITHIN 180 NM E AND NE OF FRONT
FROM 49N TO 57N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE
OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM OF LOW EXCEPT 420 NM W
QUADRANT AND WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S OF 49N WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST IN SW QUADRANT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N175E 998 MB. WITHIN 480 NM NE AND E
QUADRANTS AND BETWEEN 420 NM AND 780 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N170E 1006 MB JUST NW OF AREA.
CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 43N127W TO 39N130W TO
31N123W AREA OF N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 42N BETWEEN 123W AND 126W AREA OF
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 35N TO 42N BETWEEN 123W AND 127W AREA OF
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF A
LINE FROM 43N128W TO 38N130W TO 31N129W AND W OF 119W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E OF A LINE FROM 42N125W TO 35N127W AND W OF
123W AREA OF N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE E OF A LINE FROM 43N126W TO 38N130W TO 30N130W AND W
OF 121W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 44N157W 1012 MB MOVING NW 10 KT. FROM 40N TO 47N BETWEEN
145W AND 156W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N159W 1013 MB. BETWEEN 150 NM AND 360 NM
SE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N167W 1012 MB. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.FROM 47N TO 50N BETWEEN 125W AND 130W AREA OF NW WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 44N166W 1014 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND
SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N160W 1010 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.36 HOUR FORECASTLOW JUST W OF AREA NEAR 49N158E 992 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS FROM 40N TO 51N W OF 164E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N161E 994 MB. WITHIN 240 NM SW...360 NM
SE AND 300 NM E QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 30N TO 40N W OF 163E
AREA OF S TO SE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 47N TO 51N
BETWEEN 147W AND 163W AND OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF A LINE FROM
54N170E TO 52N178E TO 60N167W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 52N BETWEEN 139W AND
144W...FROM 47N TO 52N BETWEEN 152W AND 162W...N OF 54N W OF
167W AND W OF A LINE FROM 41N160E TO 47N173E TO 51N161E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 60 NM OF 46N134W...FROM 47N
TO 51N BETWEEN 154W AND 162W...N OF A LINE FROM 60N167W TO
54N172E AND W OF A LINE FROM 36N160E TO 45N180W TO 51N167E.

.HIGH 43N138W 1034 MB DRIFTING S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N138W 1033 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N138W 1031 MB.

.HIGH 34N166W 1026 MB MOVING NE 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N151W 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N144W 1026 MB.

.HIGH 57N159W 1027 MB MOVING NW 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND.

.HIGH 39N165E 1027 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N175E 1025 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N179W 1025 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 58N149W 1020 MB.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. 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 0600 UTC THU MAY 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI MAY 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT MAY 28.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 29.5N TO 30.5N SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF 25N WITHIN 60 NM W OF BAJA CALIFORNIA NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 04N TO 07N BETWEEN 82W AND 90W SW 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 0900 UTC THU MAY 26...

.SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 03N TO 08N BETWEEN
80WAND 84W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

MONSOON TROUGH FROM 09.5N85W TO 08.5N95W TO LOW PRES NEAR
10.5N111W TO 08N123W. ITCZ FROM 08N123W TO 09N135W TO 07N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 05N TO 08N BETWEEN 87W
AND 92W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 120 NM SOUTH
OF TROUGH BETWEEN 104W AND 108W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG WITHIN 210 NM OF TROUGH BETWEEN 110W AND 120W.

.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MAY 26 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 27 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 28 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DISSIPATING LOW NEAR 30N169E 1018 MB MOVING E SLOWLY. COLD
FRONT FROM LOW TO 26N166E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 30N172E TO 26N166E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST REMNANT TROUGH FROM 28N166E TO JUST N OF
FORECAST AREA NEAR 32N173E.

.TROUGH FROM 23N162W TO 26N161W TO 30N159W.
.24 HOUR DEVELOPING FRONT FROM 30N16EW TO 25N165W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N161W TO 25N165W.

.TROUGH FROM 25N178E TO 30N178W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 25N179W TO 30N175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH DEVELOPING OVER FORECAST AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH NEAR 28N171W 1021 MB.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ FROM 07N140W TO 07N144W TO 08N152W TO 06N161W TO 08N169W
TO 06N177W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF
ITCZ W OF 161W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF ITCZ E
OF 161W.

.OTHERWISE ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 08N W OF 178W.

$$

.FORECASTER BEDAL. HONOLULU HI.



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