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FZPN40 PHFO 040445
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC FRI SEP 04 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SEP 04 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 05 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 06 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.1N 144.3W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT
GUSTS 105 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 160 NM NE...140 NM
SE...100 NM SW...140 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT WITHIN 380 NM NE...210 NM
SE...350 NM SW...520 NM NW. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300
NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 210 NM S SEMICIRCLE. NUMEROUS STRONG TSTMS
WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 20.3N 145.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN
180 NM NE...140 NM SE...90 NM SW...150 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER
WITHIN 350 NM NE...200 SE...330 NM SW...500 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS
20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 330 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 210 NM S
SEMICIRCLE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 22.2N 145.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN
160 NM NE...140 NM SE...90 NM SW...130 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER
WITHIN 300 NM NE...180 SE...300 NM SW...450 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS
20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 330 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 180 NM S
SEMICIRCLE.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 24.2N 147.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.5N 148.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.5N 150.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 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 23.8N 176.9E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS
105 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 115 NM NE...100 NM SE...85
NM SW...120 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 260 NM NE...250 NM
SE...250 NM SW...250 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 210 NM OF CENTER. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN
150 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 60 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.3N 174.4E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 125 NM
NE...115 NM SE...110 NM SW...130 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN
280 NM NE...250 NM SE...250 NM SW...280 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 270 OF CENTER.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.0N 170.3E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 135 NM
N SEMICIRCLE AND 125 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN
320 NM N AND 300 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 300 NM OF CENTER.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.6N 165.9E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.9N 161.2E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 26.9N 155.8E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION
DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND INTENSITY.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 29.9N 162.9W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS
60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 160 NM E
SEMICIRCLE...100 NM SW QUADRANT...130 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT
WITHIN 350 NM NE...300 NM SE...225 NM SW...350 NM NW. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 240 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
NUMEROUS TO SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF
CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO WELL N OF FORECAST AREA
NEAR 34.6N 164.3W. SEE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FZPN01 KWBC FROM THE OCEAN
PREDICTION CENTER FOR DETAILS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH 22N161W TO 19N165W TO 16N171W NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 270 NM E AND NE OF TROUGH N OF 19N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 28N163W TO 23N162W TO 15N171W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 30N162W TO 23N163W TO 14N177W.

.WEAK TROUGH 30N161E TO 29N160E NEARLY STATIONARY AND DISSIPATING.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.MONSOON TROUGH FROM 13N160E TO 08N179E TO 09N173W TO 11N165W TO
13N154W. WEAK LOW EMBEDDED IN TROUGH NEAR 08N179E NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 330 NM OF
TROUGH W OF 173W...AND WITHIN 510 NM S OF TROUGH E OF 165W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MONSOON TROUGH FROM 13N160E TO 11N180E TO 13N154W.
LOW DISSIPATED.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MONSOON TROUGH FROM 12N163W TO 15N150W.

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

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N
AND E OF A LINE 30N167E TO 20N170E TO 10N175W TO 00N155W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF A LINE 08N140W TO 10N155W TO 24N166W TO 12N174E
TO 30N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNING SECTIONS ABOVE...
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT N OF 14N W OF 178W...AND N OF A LINE 10N140W TO
10N155W TO 30N172W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 08N TO 13N E OF 144W.

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.FORECASTER DWROE. HONOLULU HI.




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