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FZPN01 KWBC 061553
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC FRI MAY 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
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 1200 UTC MAY 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 08.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 53N155W 990 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 420 NM W AND SW AND
540 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM N AND 240 NM E OF A FRONT FROM 60N148W TO
59N140W TO 50N141W TO 41N147W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT. .24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N143W 1003 MB. WITHIN 480 NM S AND
360 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND 55N132W 1012 MB. WITHIN 300 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 32N TO 43N BETWEEN 124W AND 130W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 44N BETWEEN 124W AND 131W N WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST BETWEEN 124W AND A LINE FROM 36N131W TO
43N128W TO 49N127W N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 47N TO 50N BETWEEN 124W AND 128W NW WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 37N TO 42N BETWEEN
124W AND 128W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER NW OF AREA 53N160E 987 MB MOVING E
20 KT. WITHIN 660 NM S QUADRANT AND 240 NM E OF A FRONT FROM
57N176E TO 50N173E TO 42N168E TO 38N163E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 57N173E 993 MB. WITHIN 240 NM E
OF A FRONT FROM 55N170W TO 47N176W TO 39N174E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 300 NM AND 540 NM NE AND E
AND WITHIN 840 NM S AND 420 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST CENTER NW OF AREA
58N174E 998 MB AND SECOND CENTER 52N166W 1002 MB. WITHIN 540 NM
S AND 360 NM E AND NE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 32N156W 1010 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 120 NM W OF A FRONT
FROM 37N151W TO LOW CENTER TO 30N158W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 35N152W 1006 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM E OF A FRONT FROM LOW CENTER TO 30N151W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 35N153W 1004 MB. WITHIN 360 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE AND BETWEEN 240 NM AND 480 NM E QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N162E 987 MB. WITHIN 840 NM S...360 NM
E...AND 240 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 60 NM E OF A
LINE FROM 55N141W TO 48N143W TO 41N148W...AND FROM 38N TO 59N
BETWEEN 178E AND 162E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 60 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
42N145W TO 37N152W...FROM 41N TO 48N BETWEEN 171W AND 178W...AND
FROM 53N TO 62N BETWEEN 170W AND 174E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 38N TO 43N BETWEEN 146W AND
156W...FROM 34N TO 49N W OF 175E...AND FROM 57N TO 64N W OF 167E.

.HIGH 38N138W 1030 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 37N179W 1033 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N171W 1033 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N173W 1031 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N167E 1025 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 47N143W 1030 MB.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. 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 FRI MAY 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT MAY 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN MAY 08.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 45 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12.5N96.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.15 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.33 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF A LINE FROM 26N119W TO 22N132W TO 26N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF A LINE FROM 26N119W TO 22N131W TO 23N134W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 125W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.

.W OF A LINE FROM 05N140W TO 10N122W TO 13N133W TO 22N132W TO
25N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND
NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 05N140W TO 12N122W TO 13N132W
TO 22N132W TO 24N136W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 09N140W TO 09N117W TO 12N119W
TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE...SW
AND NW SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 30N TO 31N SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 11N87W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO
10.5N87.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.06 HOUR FORECAST S OF A LINE FROM 02S111W TO 02S120W...WINDS
LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF A LINE FROM 03.4S109W TO 00S113W TO
03.4S120W...WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC FRI MAY 06...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

MONSOON TROUGH FROM 08N93W TO 08N111W. SURFACE TROUGH FROM
04N112W TO 11N112W. ITCZ AXIS FROM 08N116W TO 08N121W TO 05N134W
TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 180 NM OF A LINE FROM
12N94W TO 05N140W. ISOLATED STRONG FROM 08N TO 14N BETWEEN 96W
AND 101W.

$$

.FORECASTER MCELROY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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