Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home News Organization
 
 
    
    Station List

 Observations
    Mobile Access
    Obs via Google Maps
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         Historical
         DART®
         Oil & Gas ADCP
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    Gliders
    BuoyCAMs Image indicating link to BuoyCAMs page
    APEX
    TAO
    DODS
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Obs Web Widget
    Email Access

 Station Status
    NDBC Maintenance
    NDBC Platforms
    Partner Platforms

 Program Info
    Facebook Logo
    NDBC on Facebook
    About NDBC
     Met/Ocean
          Moored Buoy
          C-MAN
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    CSP
    IOOS® Program
    IOOS® DAC

 Publications
    NDBC DQC Handbook
    Hurricane Data Plots
    Mariners Weather
      Log

    Observing
      Handbook No. 1


 Science Education

 NDBC Director
 FAQ
 Media Inquiries
 Contact Us
 Visitor Information
 Links
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

NWS Forecast

FZPN01 KWBC 022156
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC TUE SEP 02 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC SEP 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 04.

.WARNINGS.

GALE WARNING

.LOW 45N170E 1003 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM NE AND 240
NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 39N TO 48N BETWEEN 176E AND 163E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N174E 1009 MB. WITHIN 180 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

GALE WARNING

.FROM 36N TO 44N BETWEEN 124W AND 130W N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 38N TO 42N BETWEEN 125W AND 127W N WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 34N TO 44N BETWEEN
124W AND 130W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 40N TO 43N BETWEEN 126W AND 129W N WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 36N TO 46N BETWEEN
125W AND 132W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

GALE WARNING

.INLAND LOW 50N125W 1010 MB MOVING SE 15 KT. WITHIN 420 NM W
QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. WITHIN 240 NM W OF A LINE FROM
53N130W TO 47N125W NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 45N TO 51N BETWEEN 126W AND 131W N TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

GALE WARNING

.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA 39N156E 1002 MB. FROM 40N TO 42N
BETWEEN 160E AND 163E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N167E 991 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W QUADRANT
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 32N TO 45N
BETWEEN 160E AND 173E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.POST-TROPICAL MARIE 31N140W 1013 MB MOVING SW 05 KT. WITHIN 180
NM N QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL MARIE S OF FORECAST AREA. FROM
32N TO 34N BETWEEN 142W AND 145W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL MARIE S OF FORECAST AREA WITH
WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.LOW 43N168W 1009 MB MOVING N 05 KT. WITHIN 120 NM E QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N168W 1004 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W OF A
FRONT FROM 53N163W TO 45N170W AND FROM 44N TO 50N BETWEEN 152W
AND 161W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N166W 1002 MB. FROM 40N TO 53N BETWEEN
148W AND 154W...WITHIN 120 NM W QUADRANT AND FROM 51N TO 55N
BETWEEN 171W AND 166W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.LOW 60N148W 1012 MB DRIFTING SE. FROM 55N TO 59N BETWEEN 143W
AND 151W W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N147W 1012 MB WITH ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 43N TO 50N
BETWEEN 150W AND 166W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 43N TO 54N BETWEEN 146W AND
164W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 43N TO 55N BETWEEN 145W AND
159W.

.HIGH 50N144W 1030 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 48N140W 1030 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 47N139W 1028 MB.

.HIGH 53N175W 1024 MB MOVING NW 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 54N180W 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 55N180W 1020 MB.

.HIGH 32N164E 1018 MB MOVING SE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N173E 1018 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH S OF FORECAST AREA.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 64N166W 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH INLAND OVER ALASKA.

.FORECASTER CLARK. 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 TUE SEP 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED SEP 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU SEP 04.

.WARNINGS.

TROPICAL STORM WARNING

.TROPICAL STORM NORBERT NEAR 18.5N 106.5W 1004 MB AT 2100 UTC
SEP 02 MOVING N OR 360 DEG AT 8 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35
KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 0 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...30 NM NE QUADRANT AND 50 NM SE QUADRANT.  SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NE QUADRANT...180 NM SE QUADRANT...
210 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 0 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 15 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 30 NM W SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 11N TO
16N BETWEEN 104W AND 113W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM NORBERT NEAR 20.0N 108.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 50 NM N SEMICIRCLE...70 NM SE QUADRANT AND 30 NM SW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NE QUADRANT...270
NM SE QUADRANT...AND 60 NM W SEMICIRCLE WITH SEAS TO 18 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT 390 NM SE AND S
QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA
WITHIN 210 NM OF CENTER AND FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 110W AND
120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM NORBERT NEAR 21.1N 110.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 80 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 60 NM W SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 210 NM SE SEMICIRCLE AND 90 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE WITH SEAS TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM NW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT. REMAINDER AREA WITHIN 240 NM OF CENTER AND FROM 10N TO
16N BETWEEN 107W AND 118W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN PRIMARILY SW SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM NORBERT NEAR 22.6N 112.7W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM NORBERT NEAR 23.6N 114.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM NORBERT NEAR 24.0N 116.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 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.

.S OF 03N BETWEEN 110W AND 133W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N135W TO 08N120W TO 03.4S97W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N130W TO 06N120W TO 03.4S94W
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 2000 UTC TUE SEP 2...

TROPICAL STORM NORBERT
NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 90
NM SE SEMICIRCLE. SCATTERED MODERATE ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM N
AND 390 NM S SEMICIRCLES.

.SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM OF COAST OF MAINLAND MEXICO
FROM 23N TO 25N.

INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH
            
MONSOON TROUGH AXIS FROM 08N78W TO 08N96W TO 13N101W...THEN
CONTINUES FROM 16N112W TO 10N137W. ITCZ AXIS FROM 10N137W TO
09N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG N OF 04N E OF 88W
AND WITHIN 210 NM N OF AXIS BETWEEN 87W AND 93W. SCATTERED
MODERATE S OF AXIS TO 10N BETWEEN 113W AND 125W.


.FORECASTER SCHAUER/COBB/MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.