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HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SUN AUG 30 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC AUG 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 01.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 58N141W 986 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 54N140W TO 42N130W TO
52N174W TO 60N163W TO 59N150W TO 54N140W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL INLAND WITH NEW LOW 59N139W 986 MB.
WITHIN 780 NM S...900 NM SW AND 720 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST S QUADRANT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 56N138W 994 MB. WITHIN 480 NM S AND 600 NM
W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 50N166E 994 MB MOVING N 10 KT. WITHIN 540 NM S AND 240 NM E
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N167E 994 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 360
NM E QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N168E 995 MB. WITHIN 180 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.N OF 61N BETWEEN 163W AND 172W NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 63N BETWEEN 163W AND 170W NW WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 240 NM E AND NE OF A LINE FROM 51N177W TO 37N176E TO
30N175W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 38N179E 1008 MB. WITHIN 420 NM E
SEMICIRCLE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N177W 1005 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E AND 480
NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 240 NM N OF A FRONT FROM 56N173E TO 55N170W E TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.FROM 30N TO 37N BETWEEN 119W AND 124W NW WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 118W AND 125W NW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 41N BETWEEN 119W AND 125W NW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN AN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 55N178W TO 54N164W TO 41N179E TO 55N178W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 53N174E TO 51N163W TO 40N179E TO 53N174E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 42N175W TO 51N162W TO 58N176W TO 52N176E TO 42N175W.

.HIGH 42N163W 1028 MB MOVING NE 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N161W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N157W 1029 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 58N171W 1018 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 57N162W 1021 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N160E 1015 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N167E 1015 MB.

.FORECASTER LEE. 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 0600 UTC SUN AUG 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON AUG 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE SEPT 01.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 13.7N 128.4W 947 MB AT 0900 UTC AUG 30
MOVING WNW OR 290 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT
GUSTS 140 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 100 NM NW...100
NM SE...110 NM NE AND 90 NM SW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 190 NM S SEMICIRCLE...270 NM NE QUADRANT AND 240 NM NW
QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 40 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 270 NM OF CENTER
EXCEPT 210 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 07N TO 21N BETWEEN 120W AND 136W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 15.1N 132.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 130 NM NE...110 NM SE...100 NM SW AND 120 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 330 NM N AND 210 NM S
SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 40 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM OF
CENTER EXCEPT 240 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 09N TO 26N W OF 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 16.3N 137.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 105 KT GUSTS 130 KT. LITTLE CHANGE IN RADIUS OF
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 420 NM N AND 240 NM S SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WITH
SEAS TO 36 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM N AND 240 NM S
SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. REMAINDER AREA W OF
LINE FROM 30N130W TO 20N126W TO 08N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.2N 140.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 17.9N 142.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.5N 143.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 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.

.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 119W AND 122W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 118W AND 122W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC SUN AUG 30...

.HURRICANE JIMENA...NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 90 NM OF
CENTER. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG IN BANDS ELSEWHERE WITHIN
300 NM NE AND 210 NM SW SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER.

.SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 05N TO 09N E OF 85W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N84W TO 08N95W TO 10N102W TO LOW PRES NEAR
10N108W 1009 MB TO 12N117W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN
120 NM S OF TROUGH BETWEEN 97W AND 110W.

.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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