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FZPN01 KWBC 141613
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC SUN FEB 14 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW W OF FORECAST AREA 43N146E 982 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FROM 34N
TO 45N BETWEEN 164E AND 160E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF FORECAST AREA 53N162E 967 MB. WITHIN
240 NM S OF A FRONT FROM 45N165E TO 40N160E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. ALSO WITHIN 360 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 45
KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS W OF A LINE
FROM 30N165E TO 43N175W TO 56N174E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF FORECAST AREA 60N170E 961 MB. FRONT
TO EXTEND FROM 61N177W TO 54N173W...THEN SW TO 46N175E TO
37N160E. WITHIN 240 NM E OF THE FRONT FROM 46N TO 38N WINDS 35
TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM S
QUADRANT...420 NM E OF THE FRONT N OF 54N...AND WITHIN 600 NM E
AND SE OF THE FRONT S OF 54N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 157W AND 169W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 48N148W 988 MB. WITHIN 180 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
660 NM SE...360 NM SW...240 NM NW...AND 420 NM NE QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N136W 990 MB. WITHIN 300 NM OF LOW
EXCEPT 360 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18
FT...EXCEPT S QUADRANT 14 TO 26 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 53N174E 984 MB MOVING SE 40 KT. FROM 33N TO 53N BETWEEN
175W AND 165E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N162W 993 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
35N TO 47N BETWEEN 156W AND 175W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N146W 998 MB. FROM 35N TO 47N BETWEEN
140W AND 158W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 53N139W 996 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 45N140W
TO 40N150W TO 30N158W. WITHIN 360 NM E...600 NM S...AND 300 NM W
QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 420 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND AND ASSOCIATED
CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 58N153W 980 MB MOVING NW 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM OF LOW EXCEPT
360 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

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

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 30N TO 39N BETWEEN 120W AND 128W AREA OF NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 40N BETWEEN 121W AND 128W AREA OF
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 53N167W 982 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 660 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N163W 994 MB. WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N164E 988 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 600 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 240 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 47N125W TO 45N143W TO 35N154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 38N142W TO 48N143W TO 47N127W TO 38N142W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 40N TO 45N
BETWEEN 170E AND 160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 40N TO 48N BETWEEN 177W AND
163E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 300 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 48N170W TO 40N168E.

.HIGH 36N133W 1034 MB MOVING NE 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N132W 1032 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N130W 1020 MB.

.HIGH 31N164E 1028 MB MOVING NE 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N178E 1034 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N174W 1037 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 52N127W 1018 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 56N155W 1012 MB.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. 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 FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE FEB 16.

.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 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13.5N96W TO 11N100W N NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. FROM 04N TO 11N BETWEEN 93W
AND 108W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W
AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14N BETWEEN 94.5W AND 95.5W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 91W AND 104W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N
BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.TROUGH FROM 14N123W TO 07N124W. FROM 09N TO 14N W OF TROUGH TO
134W NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N
TO 14N W OF TROUGH TO 137W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT. FROM 10N TO 14N E OF TROUGH TO 121W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 15N128W TO 08N130W. FROM 08N TO
13N W OF TROUGH TO 140W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT. FROM 10N TO 15N E OF TROUGH TO 122W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 14N130W TO 07N131W. W OF TROUGH NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. FROM 10N TO 13N E OF
TROUGH TO 124W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY
IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 13N131W TO 07N132W. W OF TROUGH NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
FROM 09N TO 13N E OF TROUGH TO 128W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ELSEWHERE N OF 06N W OF 127W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9
TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA SE OF A
LINE FROM 23N110W TO 14N100W AND W OF 100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 16N TO 28N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL...HIGHEST S OF
20N. FROM 15N TO 20N BETWEEN 122W AND 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF
AREA SE OF A LINE FROM 23N110W TO 14N100W AND W OF 100W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 18N TO 25N W OF 128W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF
AREA SE OF A LINE FROM 23N110W TO 14N100W AND W OF 100W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 13N W OF 134W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 13N W OF 92W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N91W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. N OF 12N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND
93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 86W AND 90W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 03N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W
AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND SW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PAPAGAYO FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 89W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.N OF 03N BETWEEN 79W AND 83W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 05N81W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 08N79W
TO 07N79W TO 04N81.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PANAMA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 26N W OF 110W NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 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 0845 UTC SUN FEB 14...

TROUGH FROM 14N123W TO 07N124W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG FROM 06N TO 10N E OF TROUGH TO 120W. SIMILAR CONVECTION
IS FROM 07.5N TO 09N BETWEEN 115W AND 118W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N89W TO 03N110W TO 04N124W TO 01N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 02N TO 04N BETWEEN
90W AND 99W.

$$
.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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