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FZPN01 KWBC 140335
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.12 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 36N TO 44N W OF 165E
AREA OF SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA 47N154E 977 MB. WITHIN 840 NM SE
QUADRANT WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NW OF AREA 57N165E 963 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 57N174E TO 52N176E TO 37N160E. WITHIN 180 NM E AND SE OF
THE FRONT S OF 46N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 27 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM E...840 NM SE...AND 600 NM S
QUADRANTS...AND 420 NM SE OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9
TO 18 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 45N155W 1003 MB. WITHIN 300 NM SE AND
660 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH W TO
NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N143W 988 MB. BETWEEN 90 NM AND 180 NM S
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
240 NM NE...540 NM SE...240 NM SW...AND 180 NM NW QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 52N164E 984 MB MOVING SE 35 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
540 NM SE AND 900 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N174W 990 MB. WITHIN 660 NM S AND 720 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N154W 1000 MB. FROM 36N TO 44N BETWEEN
148W AND 160W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 57N149W 981 MB MOVING NW 10 KT. 300 NM NE AND 840 NM SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 46N145W 1003 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 46N129W
TO THE LOW TO 30N163W. WITHIN 360 NM SE AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 48N131W
TO 44N143W TO 34N152W. WITHIN 240 NM SE AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 49N127W TO 43N134W.
WITHIN 180 NM SE AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 52N167W 977 MB MOVING NE 05 KT. WITHIN 780 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N164W 983 MB. WITHIN 780 NM E AND 600 NM
SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 46N173W 984 MB MOVING E 15 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
1020 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 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 61N AND W OF ALASKA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 120W AND 129W AREA OF NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W AREA OF
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 122W AND 127W AREA OF
N TO NE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW INLAND 56N131W 1002 MB. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 480 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 360 NM SE OF
A LINE FROM 50N141W TO 46N152W TO 37N158W AND FROM 42N TO 48N
BETWEEN 126W AND 140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 34N TO 45N BETWEEN 138W AND
153W AND FROM 44N TO 49N BETWEEN 126W AND 131W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 45N TO 49N BETWEEN 126W AND
132W.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 41N TO 45N W OF 164E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 40N TO 48N W OF 177E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 51N BETWEEN 173W AND
169E.

.HIGH 35N135W 1031 MB MOVING NE 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N133W 1032 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N133W 1025 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N174E 1031 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N177W 1035 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 0000 UTC SUN FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W TO
10N102W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. FROM 06N TO
10N BETWEEN 93W AND 107W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11
FT. REMAINDER OF AREA BETWEEN LINE FROM 14N93W TO 03.4S101W AND
110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
11.5N97.5W TO 07N105W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN LINE
FROM 14N93W TO 03.4S103W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 97W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN LINE FROM
14N93W TO 02N93W TO 03.4S102W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 15N102W TO
08N90W TO 03.4S92W TO 15N102W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 15N103W TO
11N91W TO 03.4S92W TO 15N103W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.TROUGH FROM 19N128W TO 02N136W. FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN 123W
AND 132W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 08N TO 27N BETWEEN 122W AND 140W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO
15N108W TO 03.4S108W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. WITHIN 120 NM OF 11N133W NE
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 30N130W TO 30N122W TO 11N124W TO 05N140W
TO 27N140W TO 30N130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N104W TO
03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR LE2100SS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 30N122W TO
15N121W TO 05N140W TO 25N140W TO 30N122W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM 30N118W TO
15N101W TO 03.4S101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 132W AND 137W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM
30N125W TO 16N130W TO 16N105W TO 03.4S105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO 07N96W...INCLUDING THE
GULFS OF PAPAGAYO AND FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 13N93W
TO 10N87W TO 03N93W TO 13N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT
IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGE.

.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79.5W TO 03N83W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.42 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST 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 0300 UTC SUN FEB 14...

TROUGH FROM 19N128W TO 02N136W....SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG FROM 07N TO 18N BETWEEN 120W AND 134W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 05N88W TO 03N101W TO 06N113W TO 02N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM
04N89W TO 03N103W TO 09N113W TO 07N121W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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