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FZPN01 KWBC 061538
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC SAT FEB 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FEB 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 08.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 44N155W 960 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 46N156W
TO 46N149W TO 43N145W TO 30N154W. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
300 NM S SEMICIRCLE AND WITHIN 120 NM N OF THE FRONT BETWEEN
156W AND 148W WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 21 TO 38 FT...EXCEPT N OF
THE FRONT SEAS 14 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM S SEMICIRCLE
AND WITHIN 240 NM N AND NE OF THE FRONT BETWEEN 156W AND 144W
WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 19 TO 32 FT...EXCEPT N AND NE OF THE
FRONT SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. ALSO FROM 30N TO 51N BETWEEN 165W AND
132W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N152W 967 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
54N155W TO 56N137W TO 50N133W TO NEW LOW 35N142W. WITHIN 360 NM
SE QUADRANT AND WITHIN 180 NM N OF THE FRONT BETWEEN 155W AND
137W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 28 TO 36 FT...EXCEPT N OF THE FRONT
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 60N BETWEEN 170W AND 138W
AND WITHIN 300 NM NE AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
12 TO 22 FT...EXCEPT FROM 42N TO 55N BETWEEN 160W AND 140W SEAS
17 TO 30 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N155W 981 MB. WITHIN 480 NM E AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
42N TO 60N BETWEEN 160W AND A LINE FROM 42N143W TO 55N133W WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 21 FT.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW JUST W OF AREA 40N158E 980 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 360 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N166E 969 MB. WITHIN 480 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM
S...360 NM E...240 NM N...AND 300 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50
KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. ALSO W OF A LINE FROM 51N168E TO 31N166W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N178W 950 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
49N178E TO 47N169W TO 41N169W TO 30N173E. WITHIN 540 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 50 TO 70 KT. SEAS 20 TO 39 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
720 NM S AND 600 NM W QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 240 NM N AND E OF THE
FRONT WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 27 FT...EXCEPT FROM 37N TO
50N BETWEEN 173W AND 170E SEAS 24 TO 49 FT. ALSO FROM 30N TO 56N
BETWEEN 158W AND 160E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 20 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 58N153W 995 MB MOVING N 20 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
300 NM E AND S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND AND ASSOCIATED
CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 52N168W 983 MB MOVING N 15 KT. FROM 30N TO 55N BETWEEN 165W
AND 174E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST FROM 40N
TO 48N BETWEEN 179W AND 168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS ABSORBED AND
DESCRIBED ABOVE WITH LOW 51N152W.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW JUST NW OF AREA 52N161E 998 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM S QUADRANT AND WITHIN 540 NM S OF
A FRONT FROM 41N170E TO 39N165E TO 39N160E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 55N166E 991 MB. WITHIN 240 NM
SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS NW OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 35N142W 1005 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
LOW CENTER TO 30N145W. WITHIN 300 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM E OF THE FRONT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N138W 1009 MB. WITHIN 420 NM SE AND E OF
A FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 53N129W TO LOW CENTER TO NEW LOW 32N141W
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N141W 1007 MB. WITHIN 360 NM E QUADARNT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 59N
W OF ALASKA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N W OF
172W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 58N173W 989 MB MOVING W 10 KT. WITHIN 360 NM W QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N179W 995 MB. WITHIN 180 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 37N TO 43N
BETWEEN 139W AND 146W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 41N TO 52N BETWEEN 127W AND
135W AND FROM 35N TO 44N BETWEEN 175E AND 165E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 180 NM NW OF A LINE FROM
50N131W TO 46N135W.

.HIGH 35N126W 1030 MB MOVING N 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N127W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 45N127W 1027 MB.

.HIGH 32N173W 1029 MB MOVING SE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 30N178W 1029 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH S OF AREA.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N163E 1021 MB.

.FORECASTER SOMMERVILLE. 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 SAT FEB 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN FEB 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON FEB 08.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 03N TO
15N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12N97W TO 10N101W N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 103W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 02N TO 15N
BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
11N97W TO 09N102W...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 12N BETWEEN 95W AND 108W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 01S TO 15N
BETWEEN 92W AND 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN MIXED
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N94W TO
11N99W TO 09N105W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12N97W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF
AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 90W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N92W...INCLUDING THE
GULFS OF PAPAGAYO AND FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 89W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N89W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 08N90W TO
07N95W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N91W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 07N95W TO
05N103W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

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

.WITHIN 45 NM OP LINE FROM 08N79W TO 04N82W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PANAMA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OP LINE FROM 08.5N79W TO 03.5N81W
INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OP LINE FROM 08.5N79W TO 02N81.5W
INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT.

.FROM 06N TO 14N W OF 123W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13
FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 23N110W TO 05N110W TO 00N122W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 14N BETWEEN 117W AND 126W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 24N140W
TO 15N117W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NW OF LINE FROM 30N138W TO 28N140W S WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACHING AREA. NW OF LINE FROM
30N134W TO 23N140W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN
NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC SAT FEB 6...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 04N89W TO 03N101W TO 05N112W TO 02N121W TO 05N129W TO
03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 75 NM OF AXIS
BETWEEN 104W AND 113W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN
60 NM OF AXIS W OF 128W.

$$
.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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