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HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC SUN JAN 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC JAN 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 27.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 60N146W 990 MB WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY NEXT 24 HOURS
THEN DRIFT SE. WITHIN 240 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 51N TO 60N BETWEEN 132W AND 156W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 52N133W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N145W 1009 MB. WITHIN 420 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 46N170E 982 MB MOVING E 20 KT. WITHIN 720 NM SE AND 840 NM
SW...AND 420 NM NW QUADRANTS N OF 30N WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS
18 TO 33 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 57N BETWEEN 164W AND 160E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 30 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 40N170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST CENTER 45N178W 987 MB
AND SECOND NEW CENTER 52N172W 985 MB. WITHIN 480 NM N AND NW
SEMICIRCLES OF SECOND CENTER...AND WITHIN 960 NM SE QUADRANT AND
720 NM W SEMICIRCLE OF FIRST CENTER N OF 30N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 49N171W 988 MB.
WITHIN 420 NM W AND NW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM SE...720 NM SW...AND 660 NM N AND NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 39N140W 1007 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
WITHIN 540 NM NE AND SW...AND 360 NM SE QUADRANTS N OF 30N WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N135W 1005 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NE...240 NM
SE AND NW...AND 480 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N131W 1003 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N129W 1004 MB. WITHIN 240 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 47N155W 991 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE AND
660 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N153W 982 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...AND 360 NE AND 720 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 56N BETWEEN 150W AND 175W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 55N
BETWEEN 157W AND 177W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 57N
BETWEEN 161W AND 179W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW JUST NW OF AREA 61N179W 1010 MB MOVING SW 10 KT. WITHIN 180
NM NE...420 NM SE...AND 360 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
COMPLEX LOW IN SECOND GALE WARNING ABOVE.

.DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
WITHIN 180 NM E OF A LINE FROM 39N164W TO 46N158W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.HIGH 40N129W 1021 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 50N158W 1012 MB MOVING NE 30 KT WILL SLOW AFTER 24 HOURS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 56N138W 1017 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 56N139W 1016 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N157W 1022 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N147W 1022 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N163E 1033 MB.

.FORECASTER MILLS. 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 1200 UTC SUN JAN 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON JAN 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE JAN 27.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13.5N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
13N97W TO 12N101W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N95W TO 13N96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N95W TO 13N96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
FROM 06N TO 11N BETWEEN 91W AND 98W AND FROM 06N TO 14N BETWEEN
98W AND 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W TO 13N96W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 05N TO
14N BETWEEN 93W AND 115W AND FROM 07N TO 10N BETWEEN 91W AND 93W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N98W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 14N96W.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
15N95W TO 12N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 12N98W TO 10N101W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN 99W AND 102W AND ALSO S OF 12N
BETWEEN 102W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.W OF A LINE FROM 30N118W TO 18N112W TO 00N128W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT 30N136W TO 24N140W. W OF A LINE
FROM 30N123W TO 16N130W TO 07N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 21N140W. N OF
17N W OF 125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.

.FROM 09N TO 11W E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 11N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11W E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC SUN JAN 25...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 06N77W TO 06N90W. ITCZ EXTENDS FROM
06N90W TO 08N115W TO 06N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
FROM 14N TO 20N BETWEEN 104W AND 111W.

$$
.FORECASTER DGS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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