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HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC MON FEB 08 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 08.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 09.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 10.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 46N180W 952 MB MOVING E 20 KT. WITHIN 360 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 70 KT. SEAS 38 TO 53 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
360 NM NE...660 NM SE...600 NM SW...AND 300 NM NW QUADRANTS
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 21 TO 38 FT. ALSO FROM 31N TO 52N W OF
166W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N169W 958 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 38 TO 51 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
720 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS...AND FROM 30N TO 51N BETWEEN 152W AND
158W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 21 TO 38 FT. ALSO WITHIN 420 NM
N...780 NM E...900 NM S...AND 960 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N166W 967 MB. WITHIN 660 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 21 TO 39 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
31N TO 57N BETWEEN 153W AND 180W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO
21 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N141W 995 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 600
NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N149W 970 MB. WITHIN 420 NM N AND NE
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
600 NM N AND NE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N160E 981 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
30N TO 47N W OF 172E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 54N155W 981 MB MOVING NW 20 KT. WITHIN 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM E
AND 240 NM W SEMICIRCLES WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N166W 990 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 46N142W 1003 MB MOVING N 35 KT. WITHIN 360 NM E OF A FRONT
FROM 53N134W TO THE LOW TO 31N140W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO
22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N142W 1003 MB. WITHIN 240 NM E AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N146W 976 MB. WITHIN 300 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM S
AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE
WATERS N OF 59N BETWEEN 161W AND 176W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N W OF
ALASKA.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N169E 1011 MB. WITHIN 120 NM S
SEMICIRCLE AND 360 NM NW QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS S OF AREA.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 43N TO 53N
BETWEEN 128W AND 141W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 43N TO 48N BETWEEN 136W AND
142W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 50N TO 54N BETWEEN 144W AND 150W
AND WITHIN 180 NM NE OF A LINE FROM 50N133W TO 43N127W.

.HIGH 35N162E 1020 MB MOVING SE 35 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N179W 1019 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N162E 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N179W 1018 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N128W 1025 MB.

.FORECASTER NOLT. 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 MON FEB 08.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 09.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED FEB 10.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO
12.5N96.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER
SIDE OF A LINE FROM 15.5N95W TO 14N95W TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. FROM 04N TO 11N BETWEEN 97W AND
108W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN MIXED NE AND
NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 90W AND 110W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N97W N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 11N BETWEEN
93W AND 98.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 12N BETWEEN 90W
AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 12N98W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N97W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT. FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 94W
AND 103W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 12N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N98W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT. FROM 06N TO 11N BETWEEN 95W
AND 105W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO
09N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08N BETWEEN 86N AND 91W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 10N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08.5N BETWEEN 86W AND 91W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 06N BETWEEN 86W AND 92W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT. FROM 06N TO 09N BETWEEN 92W AND 97W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 04N BETWEEN 78N AND 82W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 0N BETWEEN 78N AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 116W AND 125W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 11N W OF 135W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 13N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 12N W OF 128W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 12N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.W OF A LINE FROM 30N136W TO 25N140W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO 23N140W. N OF 27N E
OF FRONT TO 134W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN NW
SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N133W TO 22N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N133W TO 19N140W. W OF
A LINE FROM 30N133W TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF A LINE FROM
30N132W TO 17N135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW
SWELL.

.06 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 26N NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA 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 MON FEB 8...

.TROUGH FROM 04N121W TO 09N120W. SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 04N TO
09N BETWEEN 118W AND 123W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 04N91W TO 02N106W TO 04N121W TO 05N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 05N TO 07N BETWEEN 135W AND 139W.

$$
.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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