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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC TUE JAN 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 29.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF A LINE FROM 38N160E
TO 41N165E AREA OF S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE W OF 167E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N158E 1003 MB JUST W OF AREA. FROM 43N
TO 50N W OF 163E AREA OF S TO SE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 19 TO
26 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 38N160E TO 43N167E WINDS 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL W OF AREA. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
55N164E TO 44N164E. WITHIN 120 NM NE AND E OF FRONT N OF 50N
WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM NE
AND E OF FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 49N167W 985 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. BETWEEN 240 NM AND 660 NM
SW SEMICIRCLE AND WITHIN 420 NM W AND NW OF A FRONT FROM 51N170W
TO 55N170W TO 57N166W S OF 60N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19
FT EXCEPT S OF 44N 13 TO 22 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 40N168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N162W 989 MB. EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH
LOW 51N164W BELOW...WITHIN 660 NM SE SEMICIRCLE AND 540 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N160W 998 MB. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
LOW 44N168W BELOW.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 50N156W 980 MB MOVING NW 15 KT THEN TURNING MORE SW AFTER
12 HOURS. FRONT EXTENDS FROM LOW TO 50N150W TO 46N146W TO
43N146W TO 30N162W. WITHIN 180 NM N AND E OF THE FRONT AND
WITHIN 240 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 34N TO 56N ETWEEN 141W AND 160W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N164W 984 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NW QUADRANT
AND FROM 43N TO 57N BETWEEN 172W AND 179E WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 24 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 53N175W. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO
63N BETWEEN 168W AND AND 174E AND WITHIN 180 NM E QUADRANT AND
480 NM NW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 44N168W 996 MB.
WITHIN 480 NM W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM W SEMICIRCLE AND WITHIN 360 NM NW OF A
LINE FROM LOW CENTER TO 53N159W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19
FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 56N146W 1001 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
LOW TO 57N142W TO 55N137W TO 34N150W. WITHIN 180 NM N SEMICIRCLE
AND WITHIN 150 NM N AND NE OF FRONT N OF 55N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN THE FRONT AND THE COAST N OF
53N AND WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT S OF 53N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT EXCEPT S OF 53N 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 55N135W
TO 52N133W TO 30N150W. WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 36N160E 1011 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM
30N TO 44N W OF 167E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF A LINE FROM 58N162W TO 57N170W TO 61N178W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 58N160W TO 58N170W TO 60N178W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 57N E OF
172W IN BERING SEA.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW INLAND NEAR 55N131W 1005 MB MOVING E 15 KT. N OF 49N E OF
137W AREA OF W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED INLAND. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION OVER
FORECAST WATERS W OF A LINE FROM 57N174E TO 45N170E TO 30N172E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

.HIGH 55N140W 1014 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND.

.HIGH 34N142W 1021 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N138W 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N130W 1026 MB.

.HIGH 41N163E 1033 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 46N171W 1039 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 49N128W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 58N180W 1041 MB.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. 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 TUE JAN 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED JAN 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU JAN 29.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 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. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 12N BETWEEN 94W AND 100W
AND S OF 11N BETWEEN 100W AND 112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. FROM 06N TO 09N BETWEEN 94W
AND 105W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 90W AND 115W AND FROM 05N TO 17N BETWEEN
115W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W TO 13N97W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 13N
BETWEEN 90W AND 110W AND FROM 04N TO 17N BETWEEN 110W AND 125W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 09N TO 11N E OF 89W...INCLUDING GULFS OF PAPAGAYO...
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 9.5N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 90W NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 09N BETWEEN
88W AND 91W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 23N140W.NW OF LINE
30N133W TO 18N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEA 8 TO 9FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF 05N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 80W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC TUE JAN 27...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 07N78W TO 05N80W TO 05N90W. ITCZ
FROM 05N90W TO 07N110W TO 06N120W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
TO STRONG FROM 02N TO 05N E OF 80W.

$$
.FORECASTER DGS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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