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High Seas Forecast (Tropical NE Pacific)



000
FZPN03 KNHC 061503
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST 
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC FRI MAR 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE 
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FRI MAR 06.                            
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT MAR 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN MAR 08.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W...INCLUDING THE 
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W 
TO 12N97W TO 10N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12.5N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 17 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12N97W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. REMAINDER
AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 08N90W TO 05N110W TO 
16N95W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12.5N97W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45
KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 12.5N97W TO 08N104W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
17 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N91W 
TO 05N95W TO 05N110W TO 12N110W TO 16N95W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. FROM 05N
TO 09N BETWEEN 100W AND 106W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 05N91W 
TO 01N100W TO 05N115W TO 12N115W TO 13N102W TO 16N95W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST. 

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 28N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS 
THAN 8 FT. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 

.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 09N93W...INCLUDING 
THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 
11N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 
10N91W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 
09.5N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO AND GULF OF FONSECA...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. 
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 10N90W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 
08.5N92W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO AND GULF OF FONSECA...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.  

.FROM 05N TO 17N W OF 117W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...S AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 13N BETWEEN 110W AND 125W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 17N W 
OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED 
NE...S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 17N BETWEEN 115W AND 133W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 03N TO 18N
W OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED 
NE...S AND NW SWELL.

.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 07N BETWEEN 78W AND 80W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 05N81W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF A LINE FROM 07N80W TO 06N81W 
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 07N80W TO 04N81W 
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N W OF 138W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NW OF LINE FROM 30N135W TO 26N140W S WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT NEAR 30N140W TO 25N140.5W.
NW OF LINE FROM 30N134W TO 25N140W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH W OF AREA. N OF 27N W OF 135W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 02S BETWEEN 110W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC FRI MAR 06... 

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...       

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 04N85W TO 03N115W TO 07N130W. NO SIGNIFICANT
CONVECTION.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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