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FZPN02 KWBC 031725
HSFEPI

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1745 UTC THU SEP 03 2015

CCODE/2:31:12:11:00/AOW+POR+AOE/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SEP 03.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 04.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 05.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 28.8N 161.7W 983 MB AT 1500 UTC SEP 03
MOVING NW OR 305 DEG AT 12 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT
GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 210 NM E
SEMICIRCLE...100 NM SW QUADRANT AND 150 NM NW QUADRANT.  SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 350 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...500 NM NE
QUADRANT AND 300 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 33 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 32.0N 164.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 200 NM E SEMICIRCLE...100 NM SW QUADRANT AND 130 NM NW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 360 NM E AND NE
QUADRANTS...420 NM NW AND W QUADRANTS...AND 360 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WITH SEAS TO 37 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO NEAR 37.2N 165.4W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 180 NM E SEMICIRCLE...90 NM SW QUADRANT AND 110 NM
NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 420 NM N
SEMICIRCLE...360 NM SE QUADRANT...AND 300 NM SW QUADRANT WITH
SEAS TO 40 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL IGNACIO NEAR 42.5N
164.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL IGNACIO NEAR 47.3N
158.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL IGNACIO NEAR
53.0N 143.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW JUST W OF AREA 46N158E 997 MB MOVING E 20 KT. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 480 NM S AND SE AND 240 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N170E 1006 MB. WITHIN 420 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 58N148W 1007 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 120 NM N AND 240 NM NE QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 180 NM SE OF
A FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 57N155W TO 48N156W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N143W 1002 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE AND E
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N141W 1005 MB. WITHIN 600 NM SE...360 NM
SW QUADRANT...AND 180 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10
FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 56N161W 1005 MB MOVING N 15 KT. WITHIN 180 NM E OF A FRONT
FROM LOW CENTER TO 50N161W TO 42N167W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 61N159W 1004 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 420 NM S QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND AND CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

.LOW 39N170W 1014 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH
HURRICANE IGNACIO WITHIN 180 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N167W 1008 MB. EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH
HURRICANE IGNACIO WITHIN 180 NM NW AND 360 NM E QUADRANTS WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N166W 1010 MB. EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH
HURRICANE IGNACIO WITHIN 240 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.

.OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 120 NM E OF A LINE FROM 42N126W TO
36N124W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM E OF A LINE FROM 43N127W TO
38N126W TO 34N122W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 180 NM E OF A LINE FROM 43N127W TO
36N125W TO 32N121W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.IN ASSOCIATION WITH TYPHOON KILO S OF AREA FROM 30N TO 34N
BETWEEN 179W AND 172E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT IN S TO SE
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST IN ASSOCIATION WITH TYPHOON KILO S OF AREA
FROM 30N TO 33N BETWEEN 180W AND 171E WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT IN S TO SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST IN ASSOCIATION WITH TYPHOON KILO S OF AREA
FROM 30N TO 33N BETWEEN 177E AND 165E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT IN S TO SE SWELL.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 40N TO 54N W OF 172E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 300 NM NW OF
A LINE FROM 56N148W TO 45N161W...FROM 41N TO 47N W OF
165E...WITHIN 60 NM OF 54N177W...WITHIN 120 NM OF 51N172W...AND
WITHIN 120 NM OF 56N162W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 44N TO 49N BETWEEN 176E AND
168E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG W OF A LINE FROM 50N178W TO 37N167W.

.HIGH 44N150W 1029 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N146W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.HIGH 37N170W 1021 MB MOVING NE 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N179W 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 48N173W 1020 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N172E 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N167W 1021 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 49N166W 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.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 THU SEP 03.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FRI SEP 04.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT SEP 05.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM KEVIN NEAR 17.9N 115.6W 1000 MB AT 1500 UTC SEP
03 MOVING N OR 350 DEG AT 5 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT
GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 60 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 30 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
60 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...90 NM NE QUADRANT AND 30 NM SW
QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM NE AND 90
NM SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM KEVIN NEAR 19.9N 115.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT. LITTLE CHANGE IN
RADIUS OF TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM KEVIN NEAR 21.5N 116.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 40 NM N SEMICIRCLE...30 NM SE QUADRANT AND 0 NM SW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 30 NM OF CENTER WITH SEAS
TO 12 FT. WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW KEVIN NEAR 22.1N
118.2W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. EXTENDED
OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW KEVIN NEAR 22.2N
120.2W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.HURRICANE JIMENA W OF AREA. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 17N TO
23N W OF 139W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE
OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 12N TO 28N W OF 136W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA W OF AREA. OVER FORECAST
WATERS N OF 10N W OF 137W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA W OF AREA. OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 21N TO 25N W OF 139W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 10N W OF 135W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.S OF LINE FROM 00N135W TO 10N120W TO 03.4S100W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SW AND SE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N134W TO 15N117W TO 03.4S100W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SW AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N123W TO 17N121W TO 17N115W
TO 03.4S105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1430 UTC THU SEP 3..

.TROPICAL STORM KEVIN...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG FROM 17N TO
21N BETWEEN 114W AND 118W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
ELSEWHERE NE OF CENTER FROM 18N TO 22N BETWEEN 110W AND 114W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N85W TO 08N91W TO 11N101W TO 08N112W...
THEN CONTINUES FROM 10N121W TO 09N130W TO 10N136W. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 02N TO 07N BETWEEN 77W AND 82W.
SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 100W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 06N TO 14N BETWEEN 104W

.FORECASTER FORMOSA. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC SEP 03 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 04 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 05 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.9N 144.1W AT 03/1500Z 961 MB MOVING NW
04 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. WINDS 34 KT
OR GREATER WITHIN 170 NM NE...140 NM SE...120 NM SW...AND 150 NM
NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 380 NM NE...250
SE...360 NM SW...550 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM NE...170 NM SE...150 NM SW...180 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 450 NM NE...300 NM
SE...420 NM SW...620 NM NW QUADRANTS. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 100 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.7N 144.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 140 NM NE...115 NM SE...100 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 350 NM NE...220 SE...330 NM SW...520
NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM
NE...140 NM SE...130 NM SW...150 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM NE...260 NM SE...400 NM SW...580 NM
NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 21.2N 145.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 130 NM NE...105 NM SE...90 NM SW...110 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 350 NM NE...220 NM SE...330 NM
SW...520 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150
NM NE...120 NM SE...110 NM SW...140 QUADRANTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 400 NM NE...230 NM SE...380 NM SW...550 NM NW
QUADRANTS.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 23.6N 146.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR
GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.7N 148.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 26.7N 150.2W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH
CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND
INTENSITY.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.TYPHOON KILO NEAR NEAR 24.5N 177.9E AT 031500Z 963 MB MOVING W
01 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. WINDS 34 KT
OR GREATER WITHIN 115 NM NE...115 NM SE...110 NM SW... 115 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 260 NM NE...250 NM
SE...250 NM SW...250 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 170 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 300 NM
OF CENTER. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 100 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.0N 176.5E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 130 NM N SEE...125 NM SE...125 NM SW... 130 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...250 NM
SE...250 NM SW...280 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 OF CENTER. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 340 NM OF
CENTER.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO 23.5N 173.5E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 145 NM
N AND WITHIN 130 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN
320 NM N AND 300 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 240 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 370 NM OF
CENTER.

.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.4N 169.8E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT. EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR
GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.0N 166.0E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 25.2N 161.7E. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH
CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND
INTENSITY.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 28.8N 161.7W AT 03/1500Z 983 MB MOVING
NW 12 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT
OR GREATER WITHIN 210 NM NE...210 NM SE...100 NM SW...150 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 500 NM NE...350 NM
SE...300 NM SW...350 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 260 NM E...180 NM W SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 570 NM NE...400 NM SE...350 NM SW...380 NM
NW QUADRANTS. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO N OF FORECAST AREA NEAR
32.0N 164.3W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS
34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 200 NM NE...200 NM SE...100 NM SW...130
NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 480 NM NE...320 NM
SE...270 NM SW...320 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM E...160 NM W SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 550 NM NE...380 NM SE...330 NM SW...360 NM
NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST. SEE FZPN KWBC FOR DETAILS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WEAK FRONT 30N161E TO 29N160E NEARLY STATIONARY AND
DISSIPATING.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS ELSEWHERE 9 FT OR LESS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS ELSEWHERE 8 FT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS ELSEWHERE 8 FT OR LESS.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 02N BETWEEN 180W AND 173E.

.MONSOON TROUGH...FROM HURCN JIMENA TO 12N160W TO 10N180W TO
10N166E TO 12N160E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 40
NM S OF TROUGH.


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FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.



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