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NWS Forecast

FZPN01 KWBC 251003
HSFEP1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SAT OCT 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC OCT 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC OCT 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC OCT 27.

.WARNINGS.

HURRICANE WARNING

.HURRICANE ANA 32.4N 165.8W 987 MB AT 0900 UTC MOVING NE AT 21
KT. MAX SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS TO 80 KT. HURRICANE FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 20 NM NE...20 NM SE...20 NM SW...AND 00 NM NW
QUADRANTS. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 100 NM NE...100 NM
SE...70 NM SW...AND 45 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 220 NM NE...150 NM SE...90 NM SW...AND 110 NM NW
QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 32 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ANA 39.0N 156.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 130 NM NE...140 NM SE...90 NM SW...AND 35 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 240 NM NE...240 NM
SE...300 NM SW...AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL ANA 47.0N 142.3W 992 MB. MAX
WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT. WITHIN 240 NM NE...360 NM SE...300 NM
SW AND 0 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM S AND SW...AND 300 NM N AND NE QUADRANTS
 WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL ANA NEAR 48.8N 139.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL ANA NEAR 54.8N 133.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUST 45 KT.

120 HOUR FORECAST
DISSIPATED.

STORM WARNING

LOW 40N131W 986 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 300 NM NW
360 NM
SW...AND 240 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 28
FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 34N TO 47N BETWEEN 124W AND 139W WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND 49N121W 995 MB. FROM 44N TO 51N
BETWEEN 136W AND 126W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 42N TO 52N E OF 136W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED INLAND WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

STORM WARNING

.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW W OF AREA NEAR 58N175E 987 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 480 NM S AND 420 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 64N175W 970 MB. WITHIN 180 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A
LINE FROM 66N165W TO 60N168W TO 52N177W TO 50N180W WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.

GALE WARNING

.LOW 53N136W 1001 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM OF LOW
CENTER WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N132W 999 MB. WITHIN 300 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
LOW 49N121W. 

GALE WARNING

LOW 45N168W 1001 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 540 NM SE
300 NM
NE...AND 540 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N159W 994 MB. WITHIN 420 NM E
420 NM
W...AND 300 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N152W 992 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
480 NM S AND SW...360 NM NW AND N QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 38N164E 1016 MB MOVING E 15 KT. WITHIN 240 NM N AND NW
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 36N172E 1017 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N AND NW
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.EXCEPT WHERE DESCRIBED WITH HURRICANE ANA IN WARNINGS SECTION
ABOVE FROM 30N TO 37N BETWEEN 158W AND 171W WINDS TO 20 TO 33
KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE DESCRIBED WITH TROPICAL STORM ANA
IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE FROM 31N TO 43N BETWEEN 148W AND 162W
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRBIED WITH POST-TROPICAL ANA IN
WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 36N TO 46N
BETWEEN 163W AND 173W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 38N TO 48N BETWEEN 152W AND
160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED. 

.HIGH 38N153W 1027 MB MOVING SE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N141W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N131W 1023 MB.

.HIGH 46N164E 1025 MB MOVING E 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N174E 1031 MB.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. 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 SAT OCT 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN OCT 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON OCT 27.

.WARNINGS.

GALE WARNING

WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95W

INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 12N96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 95W AND 98W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND W TO NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
10N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 08N TO 13N BETWEEN 94W
AND 100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND W
TO SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 03N TO 11N
BETWEEN 92W AND 101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE 16N95W TO 13N97W N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO
14N BETWEEN 92W AND 101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 93W
AND 101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF
SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N127W TO 23N140W. NW OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 30N124W TO
24N140W. W OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT IN NW
SWELL. ELSEWHERE NW OF A LINE FROM 30N121W TO 20N132W TO 17N140W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF 28N E OF 117W NW
TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W
OF A LINE FROM 28N115W TO 14N130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN NW SWELL.

48 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 26N114W TO 14N125W
EXCEPT N
OF 27N W OF 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW
SWELL.

.S OF 06N BETWEEN 93W AND 108W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN
MIXED NW AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGED WITH AREA DESCRIBED IN
WARNING.

.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 02N TO 05N BETWEEN 81W AND 84W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF 05N81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN SW AND NW SWELL.
.36 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 0900 UTC SAT OCT 25...

INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH
        
MONSOON TROUGH AXIS FROM 13N89W TO 1009 MB LOW PRES NEAR 12N94W
TO 09N104W TO 12N117W. ITCZ FROM 09N138W TO 08N140W. SCATTERED
MODERATE FROM 06N TO 09N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W...FROM 06N TO 09N
BETWEEN 97W AND 100W...AND FROM 07N TO 10N BETWEEN 109W AND
116W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 08N TO 13N BETWEEN
129W AND 135W.


.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.