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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1745 UTC SUN DEC 21 2014

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC DEC 21.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 22.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 23.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 41N158W 1005 MB MOVING NE 25 KT AND INTENSIFYING. WITHIN
300 NM S SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N146W 1004 MB. WITHIN 420 NM NE AND 720
NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM NE...900 NM S AND SE...AND 540 NM SW
QUADRANTS N OF 30N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N141W 990 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE...
AND 180 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N137W 978 MB. WITHIN 180 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 23 TO 39 FT. ALSO WITHIN 180 NM N AND 240
NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 33 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 48N TO 57N BETWEEN 130W AND 145W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12
TO 24 FT.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N160E 991 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NE AND 720 NM
SE QUADRANTS N OF 30N WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 47N BETWEEN 167E AND 160E WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N169E 978 MB. WITHIN 300 NM SW SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N173E 958 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
54N179E TO 48N174W TO 31N167E. WITHIN 240 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 50
TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 30 FT. ALSO WITHIN 480 NM NE...360 NM
SE...AND 300 NM SW QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT N OF
46N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM
E AND NE OF ENTIRE FRONT...AND WITHIN 600 NM NE...540 NM SE...420
NM SW...AND 240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18
FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N160E 986 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 840 NM SE
QUADRANT N OF 30N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 55N138W 986 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. BETWEEN 180 NM AND 540 NM
SW QUADRANT WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN
660 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW
46N146W ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT EXTENDS FROM 44N127W TO 41N143W TO 30N157W. WITHIN 180 NM
E OF FRONT S OF 41N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM E AND SE OF ENTIRE FRONT N OF 30N WINDS
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW 46N146W ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 56N154W 980 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. BETWEEN 90 NM AND 300 NM S
AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW ABSORBED BY LOW 59N149W. CONDITIONS
DESCRIBED BELOW.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 49N167W 983 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE...660 NM S AND SE...960 NM SW...AND 600 NM
W AND NW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 27 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N160W 1003 MB. WITHIN 1020 NM S AND SW
AND 420 NM W QUADRANTS N OF 30N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW
54N137W ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.OVER ICE FREE WATERS OF THE BERING SEA N OF 60N BETWEEN 167W AND
171W AREA OF N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 360 NM NW OF A LINE FROM 59N162W TO 52N174W AREA OF N
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 56N TO 60N BETWEEN 161W AND 168W AREA OF
N WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 56N176E 1001 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 180 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
240 NM OF LOW CENTER WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. NEW LOW TO FORM W OF AREA NEAR
56N166E. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW CENTER TO 56N173E TO 54N177E
TO 47N175E. WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF FRONT N OF 53N...AND
WITHIN 120 NM E AND NE OF FRONT BETWEEN 47N AND 53N WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW
54N173E ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 32N TO 52N BETWEEN 167E AND 160E AREA OF S TO SE WINDS 30
TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 53N BETWEEN 169E
AND 160E AREA OF S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 44N170E 1001 MB. WITHIN 360 NM E AND
NE...540 NM SE...AND 780 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS N OF 30N WINDS 25
TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 54N173E
ABOVE.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS N
OF A LINE FROM 57N161W TO 61N177W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 57N158W TO 62N174W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 30N TO 35N BETWEEN 117W AND 123W AREA OF N TO NW WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 38N BETWEEN 119W AND 126W AREA OF
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN 120W AND 128W AREA OF N
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.LOW 59N149W 978 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 300 NM E QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N149W 1001 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE...300 NM
SE...AND 420 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW
54N137W ABOVE.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 39N TO 45N E
OF 140W AND FROM 38N TO 46N BETWEEN 164E AND 160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 180 NM OF 43N139W AND FROM
37N TO 48N BETWEEN 176E AND 161E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 120 NM OF 46N127W AND FROM
41N TO 49N BETWEEN 172W AND 177W.

.HIGH 36N122W 1026 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 33N132W 1030 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N130W 1029 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N129W 1026 MB.

.HIGH 33N173E 1031 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N177W 1032 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N165W 1031 MB.

.FORECASTER MILLS. 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 1200 UTC SUN DEC 21.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON DEC 22.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE DEC 23.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 07N TO 22N W OF 120W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT IN MIXED NE WIND WAVES...AND SE AND NW SWELL. N OF 27N
WITHIN 150 NM OF W COAST OF BAJA CALIFORNIA NORTE NW TO N WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W
OF A LINE FROM 27N115W TO 24N112W TO 06N115W TO 00N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
28N120W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 21N W OF 120W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL. N OF 27N
BETWEEN 120W AND 126W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT IN
NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 28N115W TO 20N108W TO
12N110W TO 00N125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 22N117W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 20N W OF 124W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. N OF
28N BETWEEN 122W AND 126W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N116W TO 24N114W
TO 12N101W TO 03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N140W.

.N OF 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 25N NW WIND 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC SUN DEC 21...

SURFACE TROUGH IN ITCZ ALONG 13N106W 09N107W 04N108W...
ISOLATED MODERATE FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 101W AND 111W.

THE MONSOON TROUGH AXIS EXTENDS FROM 7N78W TO 07N84W TO 05N91W
TO 06N96W. THE ITCZ AXIS EXTENDS FROM 06N96W TO 08N102W TO
08N106W TO 06N110W TO 06N120W TO 07N130W TO 08N140W. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 30 NM ON EITHER SIDE OF 07N79W
06N80W 04N81W AND 4N110W 5N112W 6N113W...FROM 07N TO 08N BETWEEN
95W AND 96W...FROM 06N TO 07N BETWEEN 112W AND 115W...AND FROM
06N TO 09N BETWEEN 125W AND 140W.

.FORECASTER MT. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC DEC 21 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 22 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 23 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 30N158W TO 24N165W TO 20N172W MOVING SE 15 KT. SEE
ASSOCIATED WINDS BELOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N150W TO 25N155W TO 19N164W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N147W TO 23N152W TO 19N160W.

.FRONT W OF FORECAST AREA. SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT W OF A
LINE...30N163E TO 28N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT W OF FORECAST AREA. SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
N OF A LINE...30N166E TO 27N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N166E TO 26N160E. SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
WITHIN 250 NM E OF FRONT N OF 28N.

.RIDGE 30N143W TO 27N150W TO 23N160W MOVING E 15 KT.

.RIDGE 30N163E TO 28N160E MOVING E 15 KT.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS...ELSEWHERE N OF A
LINE 25N164W TO 26N180W TO 25N160E...AREA N AND E OF A
LINE...30N150W 21N163W 24N140W...AND S OF A LINE 05N160E 05N170W
07N140W. ELSEWHERE...WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 22N160E TO 25N180W TO 30N175W...AREA
E OF A LINE 30N140W 26N154W 20N155W 20N140W...AND AREA N OF A
LINE... 07N160E TO 05N172W 08N155W 08N140W. ELSEWHERE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS IN THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...WITHIN 200 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 30N170W TO
27N180W TO 24N160E...IN THE AREA S AND E OF A LINE FROM 06N160E
TO 02N180W TO 06N165W TO 20N155W TO 30N143W. OTHERWISE...WINDS
20 TO 30 KT.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS WITHIN 200 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE 30N145W
TO 19N160W...AND S OF A LINE 05N160E TO 05N175W TO 00N159W.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 18 TO 21 FT N OF A LINE...30N172W 27N166W
30N159W. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE...10N160E
12N167E 06N180W 07N140W...AND SEAS 7 TO 10 FT OVER REMAINDER OF
AREA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 FT OR LESS N OF A LINE...30N170E TO
26N160E...AND S OF A LINE...05N160E TO 00N177W TO 04N160W TO
05N140W. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 8 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST BETWEEN 20N AND
10N W OF 180W AND N OF 24N BETWEEN 150W AND 170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 FT OR LESS N OF A LINE...30N172W TO
26N180W TO 23N160E...AND S OF A LINE 04N160E TO 04N170W TO
00N177W. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT BETWEEN 20N AND 10N W OF 160W. SEAS 10
TO 14 FT N OF 20N BETWEEN 150W AND 170W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT OVER
REST OF AREA.

.WIDELY SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS S OF OF 08N W OF 175W.

.ITCZ 08N140W TO 08N152W TO 07N160W TO 03N174W. AN AREA OF
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM N OF ITCZ BETWEEN 160W
AND 166W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF ITCZ E OF
153W.


$$
.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.



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