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FZPN01 KWBC 061041 CCB
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC WED MAY 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC MAY 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 08.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MEAN CENTER 48N173W 997 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
BETWEEN 180 NM AND 480 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11
TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 120 NM AND 660 NM SW SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N162W 1006 MB. BETWEEN 180 NM AND 600 NM
S QUADRANT AND FROM 35N TO 46N BETWEEN 164W AND 174W WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N149W 1003 MB. EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH
LOW 53N148W BELOW...BETWEEN 120 NM AND 600 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 36N TO 40N E OF 126W AREA OF N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 33N TO 42N BETWEEN 120W AND
130W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 35N TO 42N BETWEEN 121W AND 126W AREA OF
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 31N
TO 44N BETWEEN 119W AND 130W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 35N TO 42N BETWEEN 122W AND 126W AREA OF
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 32N
TO 45N BETWEEN 120W AND 130W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS W OF A LINE FROM 51N162E TO 40N168E TO
30N169E AREA OF S TO SE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N167E 1003 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
43N167E TO 41N169E TO 30N163E. WITHIN 180 NM NE AND E OF FRONT N
OF 34N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 34N TO
47N BETWEEN 175E AND 163E AND WITHIN 360 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N173E 1001 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW
TO 42N179E TO 33N170E. WITHIN 180 NM NE AND E OF FRONT N OF 37N
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM S
AND 240 NM NW AND N QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 300 NM NE AND E OF
FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT EXTENDS FROM 57N156W TO 49N144W. WITHIN 180 NM NE OF
FRONT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 57N156W 1005 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
LOW TO 58N151W TO 53N139W. WITHIN 120 NM N OF FRONT BETWEEN 147W
AND 154W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180
NM N OF FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N159W 1003 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW
TO 58N150W TO 54N138W TO 35N157W. WITHIN 120 NM N OF FRONT
BETWEEN 145W AND 154W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM N OF FRONT N OF 54N AND WITHIN 180 NM E
OF FRONT S OF 47N AND BETWEEN 240 NM AND 480 NM SE QUADRANT N OF
51N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N159W 1003 MB. WITHIN 300 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 53N148W 1001 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
LOW TO 45N143W TO 37N147W. WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT FROM 41N TO
50N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 51N TO
56N BETWEEN 136W AND 150W AND WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 47N160W 1003 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. WITHIN 300 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 240 NM E OF A FRONT FROM LOW TO 45N152W TO
37N159W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N158W 1005 MB. ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
MERGED WITH LOW 57N159W IN WARNINGS SECTION.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 180 NM E AND
SE OF A LINE FROM 51N146W TO 45N143W TO 42N149W AND FROM 36N TO
47N BETWEEN 149W AND 159W AND ALSO OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 36N
TO 48N W OF 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 45N TO 50N BETWEEN 137W AND
147W...FROM 39N TO 48N BETWEEN 147W AND 154W AND FROM 34N TO 44N
BETWEEN 172E AND 164E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 46N TO 55N BETWEEN 135W AND
148W...FROM 37N TO 45N BETWEEN 178W AND 173E...AND WITHIN 120 NM
SE OF A LINE FROM 35N173E TO 33N162E.

.HIGH 36N141W 1033 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N141W 1032 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N140W 1026 MB.

.HIGH 53N138W 1026 MB MOVING SE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 35N175E 1025 MB MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N178W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N169W 1027 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 52N169E 1022 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 39N134W 1025 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 0600 UTC WED MAY 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU MAY 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI MAY 08.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 118W AND 128W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND WW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 126W AND 136W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 17N W
OF 125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 17N W OF 125W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE WINDS.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 119W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 119W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 00N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 00N BETWEEN 103W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC WED MAY 06...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 07N89W TO 05N95W TO 07N105W TO 06N114W. ITCZ
FROM 06N114W TO TROUGH AT 08N125W TO 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
TO STRONG 09N TO 13N BETWEEN 103W AND 122W.

$$
.FORECASTER DGS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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