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NWS Forecast

FZPN40 PHFO 031645
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1700 UTC THU SEP 03 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

THIS HIGH SEAS FORECAST USES 1-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS WHICH MAY BE
HIGHER THAN 10-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS.

PAN PAN

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC SEP 03 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 04 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 05 2015.

.WARNINGS.

HURRICANE WARNING

.HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 18.9N 144.1W AT 03/1500Z 961 MB MOVING NW 04
KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 170 NM NE...140 NM SE...120 NM SW...AND 150 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 380 NM NE...250 SE...360 NM
SW...550 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM
NE...170 NM SE...150 NM SW...180 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 450 NM NE...300 NM SE...420 NM SW...620 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 100 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 19.7N 144.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
140 NM NE...115 NM SE...100 NM SW...120 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 350 NM NE...220 SE...330 NM SW...520 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE...140 NM
SE...130 NM SW...150 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 420 NM NE...260 NM SE...400 NM SW...580 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 21.2N 145.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN
130 NM NE...105 NM SE...90 NM SW...110 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT
OR HIGHER WITHIN 350 NM NE...220 NM SE...330 NM SW...520 NM NW
QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM NE...120 NM
SE...110 NM SW...140 QUADRANTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 400
NM NE...230 NM SE...380 NM SW...550 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA NEAR 23.6N 146.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 25.7N 148.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM JIMENA NEAR 26.7N 150.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION
DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND INTENSITY.

HURRICANE WARNING

.TYPHOON KILO NEAR NEAR 24.5N 177.9E AT 031500Z 963 MB MOVING W 01
KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 115 NM NE...115 NM SE...110 NM SW... 115 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 260 NM NE...250 NM SE...250
NM SW...250 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 170
NM OF CENTER. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 300 NM OF CENTER.
SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 100 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.0N 176.5E.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT GUSTS 115 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 130 NM N SEE...125 NM SE...125 NM SW... 130 NM NW QUADRANTS.
SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN 280 NM NE...250 NM SE...250 NM SW...280
NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 OF CENTER.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 340 NM OF CENTER.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO 23.5N 173.5E.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 115 KT GUSTS 140 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 145 NM N AND WITHIN 130 NM S SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER WITHIN 320 NM N AND 300 NM S SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 370 NM OF
CENTER.

.72 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 23.4N 169.8E.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 24.0N 166.0E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TYPHOON KILO NEAR 25.2N 161.7E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 120 KT GUSTS 145 KT.

.FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION
DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND INTENSITY.

HURRICANE WARNING

.HURRICANE IGNACIO NEAR 28.8N 161.7W AT 03/1500Z 983 MB MOVING NW
12 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 210 NM NE...210 NM SE...100 NM SW...150 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 500 NM NE...350 NM SE...300
NM SW...350 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 260
NM E...180 NM W SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 570 NM
NE...400 NM SE...350 NM SW...380 NM NW QUADRANTS. SCATTERED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE IGNACIO N OF FORECAST AREA NEAR 32.0N
164.3W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 200 NM NE...200 NM SE...100 NM SW...130 NM NW
QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 480 NM NE...320 NM SE...270
NM SW...320 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240
NM E...160 NM W SEMICIRCLES. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 550 NM
NE...380 NM SE...330 NM SW...360 NM NW QUADRANTS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST. SEE FZPN KWBC FOR DETAILS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WEAK FRONT 30N161E TO 29N160E NEARLY STATIONARY AND DISSIPATING.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

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

.SEAS ELSEWHERE 9 FT OR LESS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS ELSEWHERE 8 FT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS ELSEWHERE 8 FT OR LESS.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 02N BETWEEN 180W AND 173E.

MONSOON TROUGH
FROM HURCN JIMENA TO 12N160W TO 10N180W TO 10N166E
TO 12N160E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 40 NM S OF
TROUGH.


FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.