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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1145 UTC SUN FEB 14 2016

CCODE/1:31:12:01:00/AOW+POR/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 35N TO 43N W OF 163E AREA OF SW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 45N W OF 165E AREA OF SW WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N160E 973 MB. WITHIN 420 NM E AND 840 NM
SE QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 23 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 240 NM SE AND S OF A FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 44N166E TO 39N160E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 59N168E 960 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 54N178W TO 45N172E TO 36N160E. WITHIN 180 NM SE OF THE
FRONT FROM 39N TO 46N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 19 TO 27 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM E AND 540 NM S QUADRANTS...AND 480 NM SE
AND S OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 51N168E 982 MB MOVING SE 40 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
600 NM SE AND 1020 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N167W 992 MB. WITHIN 600 NM S AND 720 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N150W 997 MB. BETWEEN 90 NM AND 180 NM
SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 34N TO 46N BETWEEN 143W AND 158W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12
TO 20 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 46N152W 1000 MB. WITHIN 660 NM SE AND
540 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 50N146W 989 MB. BETWEEN 90 NM AND 180 NM S
QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N140W 987 MB. BETWEEN 90 NM AND 180 NM
SE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 240 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT 480 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 57N150W 982 MB MOVING NW 10 KT. N AND NE OF A FRONT FROM
LOW CENTER TO 59N147W TO 57N137W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N157W 993 MB. ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 51N142W 998 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM THE LOW
CENTER TO 43N148W TO 30N162W. WITHIN 660 NM SE QUADRANT AND 240
NM SE AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 54N TO
58N E OF 141W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 49N170W 987 MB MOVING E 15 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
1020 NM S AND 900 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO
19 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 60N AND W OF ALASKA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 60N AND
W OF ALASKA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.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 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 120W AND 128W AREA OF
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 52N166W 980 MB MOVING NE 05 KT. WITHIN 840 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N164W 989 MB. WITHIN 360 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN AN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 51N143W TO 33N156W TO 45N125W TO 51N143W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 37N TO 48N BETWEEN 135W AND
150W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 40N TO 45N W OF 169E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG W OF A LINE FROM 51N165E TO 40N177W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 41N TO 51N BETWEEN 170W AND
169E.

.HIGH 36N132W 1034 MB MOVING NE 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N131W 1031 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N131W 1024 MB.

.HIGH 31N162E 1026 MB MOVING NE 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N176E 1031 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N176W 1034 MB.

.FORECASTER BELL. 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 FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13.5N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N98W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 14 FT. FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 93W AND 116W 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 A LINE FROM 30N116W TO 14N104W TO 16N93W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N96.5W TO 11.5N100W N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN
94W AND 104W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED
NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 30N116W TO 16N104W
TO 14N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W AND
95.5W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.TROUGH FROM 16N125W TO 07N130W. FROM 09N TO 14N W OF TROUGH TO
134W NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N
TO 19N W OF 120W AND FROM 19N TO 27N W OF 123W NE TO E WINDS 9
TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE WIND WAVES AND SW AND NW SWELL. N OF 27N
BETWEEN 123W AND 130W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12
FT IN MIXED NE WIND WAVES AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA W OF
116W WIND 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 14N125W TO 07N132W. WITHIN 240 NM
W OF TROUGH NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE W
OF TROUGH AND FROM 10N TO 20N W OF 122W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL. N OF 20N W OF 129W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA W
OF 116W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH WEAKENING FROM 12N128W TO 06N134W. W OF
TROUGH NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. FROM 17N TO
28N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N116W TO 14N100W TO 10N90W TO
04N90W TO 03.4S95W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. FROM 07N TO 13N W OF 129W
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE
FROM 16N140W TO 16N105W TO 09N91W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. N OF 16N W OF 132W AND N OF 27N BETWEEN
124W AND 132W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.GULF OF PAPAGAYO WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09N90W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. GULF OF FONSECA
N OF 12N E OF 91W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 05N
TO 12N BETWEEN 90W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PAPAGAYO WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF
A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 08N94W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 12N BETWEEN 89W AND 94W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PAPAGAYO FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 86W
AND 90W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 03N TO
12N BETWEEN 90W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE 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.

.GULF OF PANAMA FROM 04N TO 08N BETWEEN 78W AND 83W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PANAMA WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 08N79W TO 06N79W TO 04N82W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PANAMA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.

.30 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 16N125W TO 07N130W...SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 10N TO
22N BETWEEN 120W AND 135W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N89W TO 04N110W TO 05N123W TO 01N130W TO
01N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 90 NM N OF AXIS BETWEEN 89W
AND 101W...AND FROM 07N TO 09N BETWEEN 118W AND 123W.

.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 14 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 15 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 16 2016.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT 30N161W 25N167W 16N180W 12N170E 09N160E MOVING E SLOWLY E
OF 180W. NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 400 NM N OF FRONT W OF
175W. SEE SEAS BELOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT 30N151W 23N160W 13N175W
11N160E. NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITHIN 300 NM N OF FRONT BETWEEN
164W TO 180W. NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE IN AREA BOUNDED BY
28N152W 28N166W 21N160E 08N160E 04N170E 04N160W 13N140W 24N140W
19N164W 19N167W 28N152W. SEE SEAS BELOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT 30N147W 25N155W 18N170W
14N180W. NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITHIN 360 NM N OF FRONT BETWEEN
157W AND 180W. NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE IN AREA BOUNDED BY
28N152W 27N180W 22N160E 10N160E 06N170W 10N152W 28N152W. SEE
SEAS BELOW.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF A LINE 30N165E TO
28N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT JUST W OF FORECAST AREA. S TO SW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT N OF A LINE 30N170E TO 27N160E.

.NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT E OF A LINE...27N140W 25N150W 05N170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST...PLEASE REFER TO GALE AREA ABOVE.

.HIGH 30N162E 1026 MB MOVING ENE 35 KT. RIDGE FROM HIGH TO
24N175W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH N OF FORECAST AREA.

.RIDGE 30N150W TO 24N164W NEARLY STATIONARY...ERODING FROM W.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 12 TO 18 FT N OF A LINE 20N165E 20N170W 30N157W. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE...30N155W 18N170W 05N160E. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT S OF A LINE...26N140W 18N160W 00N170W...AND ELSEWHERE S OF
20N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 10 TO 15 FT WITHIN 330 NM EITHER SIDE OF
A LINE...30N164W 25N167W 18N180W 10N160E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 30N170E TO 26N166E TO 24N160E AND
ALSO S OF 27N W OF 147W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 27N156W
08N158W 08N175E 12N160E 20N160E 27N156W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE...30N170W TO 28N160E...AND N OF A LINE
FROM 30N162E TO 29N160E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ 02N140W 02N152W 00N170W. ISOLATED STONG TSTMS S OF 04N E
OF 147W. WIDELY SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE S OF 04N E OF
170W.

.SCATTERED TSTMS S OF 07N W OF 175E. WIDELY SCATTERED TSTMS
ELSEWHERE S OF 04N BETWEEN 175E AND 170W.

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.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.


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