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FZPN02 KWBC 072325
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2345 UTC SUN FEB 07 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC FEB 07.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 08.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 09.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 42N166E 969 MB MOVING NE 35 KT. WITHIN 240 NM SW AND S
QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 70 KT. SEAS 22 TO 35 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
420 NM SW AND 540 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO
30 FT. ALSO FROM 30N TO 50N BETWEEN 160E AND 176W WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 9 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N174W 953 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 33 TO 58 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
540 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS AND FROM 32N TO 43N BETWEEN 159W AND
168W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 30 TO 39 FT IN S AND SW QUADRANTS
AND 12 TO 20 FT ELSEWHERE. ALSO BETWEEN A LINE FROM 35N157W TO
30N165W TO 30N178W TO 42N160E AND 53N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10
TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N167W 960 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 540 NM
S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 24 TO 46 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM NE...840 NM E...1500 NM SE...840 NM
S...780 NM SW...900 NM W AND 540 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 10 TO 24 FT...EXCEPT 22 TO 36 FT IN SW...S AND SE
QUADRANTS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 52N153W 972 MB MOVING NW 20 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 52N154W
TO 56N155W TO 58N143W TO 57N134W TO 50N133W TO 43N140W. WITHIN
300 NM SE QUADRANT...BETWEEN 240 NM AND 540 NM N QUADRANT AND
FROM 50N TO 54N BETWEEN 128W AND 131W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 22
TO 34 FT IN SE QUADRANT AND 12 TO 22 FT ELSEWHERE. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 420 NM OF THE LOW...EXCEPT WITHIN 660 NM NE
QUADRANT...AND WITHIN 240 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N158W 984 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NE AND 420
NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 600 NM E QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 34N167W 1013 MB MOVING SE 35 KT. WITHIN 360 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS S OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 38N143W 1003 MB MOVING NE 40 KT. WITHIN 300 NM E OF A FRONT
FROM 43N140W TO THE LOW TO 30N144W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO
23 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N139W 1007 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
56N137W TO THE LOW TO NEW LOW 37N140W 1005 MB TO 30N139W. WITHIN
240 NM N QUADRANT OF THE FIRST LOW AND 210 NM E OF THE FRONT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 300 NM W OF A LINE FROM 50N164W TO 30N152W WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 37N140W 1005 MB. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED
IN SECOND GALE WARNING NOTED ABOVE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N142W 989 MB. WITHIN 600 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE
WATERS N OF 59N BETWEEN 161W AND 167W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N W OF
ALASKA.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.48 HOUR FORECAST SW OF A LINE FROM 44N160E TO 30N179E WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 39N TO 51N
BETWEEN 126W AND 136W AND FROM 39N TO 43N BETWEEN 174E AND 179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 44N TO 54N BETWEEN 129W AND
140W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 45N TO 56N BETWEEN 140W AND
143W AND WITHIN 180 NM NE OF A LINE FROM 47N136W TO 37N130W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N168E 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 46N164E 1019 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 1800 UTC SUN FEB 07.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON FEB 08.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE FEB 09.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N94.5W TO 14.5N95W TO
11.5N97.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE
FROM 16N94W TO 14N95.5W TO 10N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 19 FT. FROM 04.5N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 101W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 102W AND 106W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S
OF 15N BETWEEN 91.5W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 12N96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 8 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO 12N96W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10
TO 18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO14.5N95W TO 11N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
14.5N95.5W TO 11.5N97.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N
TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120
NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95.5W TO 10N98.5W N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 94W AND
99W...AND FROM 05.5N TO 11N BETWEEN 99W AND 105W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N
BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20 TO OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 06.5N93W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO 07N93W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA
FROM 01N TO 05N BETWEEN 91W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08.5N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07.5N BETWEEN 87.5N AND
91W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO
09N89W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86.5W TO
06N95W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA
FROM 01N TO 13N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO
08.5N89W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...AND FROM 06N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 88W AND 94W NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08.5N79W TO 03.5N81W INCLUDING GULF
OF PANAMA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08.5N79W TO 02N81.5W
INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 03N81.5W
INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10
FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 25N NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 25N TO 28.5N NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.NW OF LINE FROM 30N138W TO 28N140W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N139W TO 27N140W. NW OF LINE
FROM 30N134W TO 23N140W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N132W TO 20N140W. NW
OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2015 UTC SUN FEB 7...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 03N87W TO 03N110W TO 5.5N126W TO BEYOND
04N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 02.5N TO 05N BETWEEN 92W AND
98W...AND FROM 07.5N TO 11N BETWEEN 112W AND 119W.

.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC FEB 07 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 08 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 09 2016.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT 30N143W TO 25N145W TO 18N155W TO 15N165W TO 15N180E TO
16N170E TO 18N162E. FRONT MOVING E TO 10 KT E OF 160W...AND
NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. S WINDS 25 TO 40 KT WITHIN 250 NM E
OF FRONT N OF 27N. ALSO...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE E OF
FRONT N OF 22N. ELSEWHERE...WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BETWEEN FRONT AND
160W N OF 25N...AND WITHIN 250 NM N OF FRONT BETWEEN 160W AND
165E. ISOLATED TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM W OF FRONT N OF 26N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT 27N140W TO 19N145W TO
15N155W TO 14N180W TO 14N170E. NE AND E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
260 NM N OF FRONT W OF 150W. ALSO...WLY WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF
26N BETWEEN FRONT AND 160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 20N140W TO 14N155W TO 13N180W. E TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 20 NM N OF FRONT W OF 150W.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT 30N163E TO 28N160E MOVING E TO 35 KT AT N END SLOWING TO
NEARLY STATIONARY W END. SW WINDS 20 TO 35 KT N OF 28N BETWEEN
FRONT AND 170E. SW WINDS ELSEWHERE 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN FRONT AND
175E N OF 26N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N178E TO 28N172E TO 29N160E. SW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT N OF 28N BETWEEN FRONT AND 170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N168W TO 28N175W TO 29N176E TO
30N170E. WINDS 20 TO 35 KT N OF 25N BETWEEN 162W AND 174W.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW FRONT 30N163E TO 28N160E SW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT BETWEEN FRONT AND 170E N OF 27N.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 03N TO 15N W OF 160W...AND
ELSEWHERE FROM 03N TO 10N BETWEEN 160W AND 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF 15N W OF
160W...AND ALSO BETWEEN 02N AND 13N FROM 150W TO 160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 02N TO 13N E OF
170E.

.HIGH 28N177W 1027 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. RIDGE 24N160E TO HIGH TO
23N156W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 26N167W 1019 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 25N145W 1019 MB.

.RIDGE FROM 25N140W TO 18N150W MOVING E 15 KT...AND ERODING FROM
THE W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 25N167W 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 25N171E 1019 MB.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 16 FT N OF A LINE...30N171W TO 26N166W TO 24N155W TO
26N146W TO 30N140W. SEAS 9 FT OR LESS BETWEEN 29N AND 22N W OF
176W...AND BETWEEN 19N AND 10N E OF 160W. ELSEWHERE SEAS 8 TO 12
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 9 FT OR LESS N OF 20N W OF 175W...AND E
OF A LINE...FROM 22N140W TO 14N155W TO 07N160W TO 00N161W. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT N OF 25N E OF 165W. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT OVER REST OF
AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 15 TO 24 FT N OF A LINE...30N177W TO
26N165W TO 30N154W. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE...
30N172E 25N175W 26N160W 30N140W. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT S OF 18N E OF
169E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE E OF 155W. REST OF AREA... SEAS
8 FT OR LESS.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 03N BETWEEN 175E AND 170E.

.ITCZ FROM 05N140W TO 01N165W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM EITHER SIDE OF ITCZ W OF 150W. ISOLATED
TSTMS ELSEWHERE S OF ITCZ E OF 150W.

$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.


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