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High Seas Forecast (Tropical NE Pacific)



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FZPN03 KNHC 102104
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC WED FEB 10 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC WED FEB 10.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU FEB 11.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI FEB 12.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96.5W TO
10N101W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER
AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
10.5N98.5W AND FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 101W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N
BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
10N101W AND FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 103W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 
93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
11N97W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. WITHIN 60 NM OF
LINE FROM 08N93W TO 07N97W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL. 

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 09.5N88.5W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11N88W TO 06.5N94W NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 14N93W TO 11N86W TO 03N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN MIXED NE... SW AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09.5N88W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM
11.5N86W TO 08N91W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. N OF
11N E OF 92W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA... NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM
14N93W TO 11N86W TO 00N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN MIXED NE... SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09.5N88W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W
TO 07N93W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO 11N86W TO 01N93W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO
11N86W TO 00N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 02N82W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.   
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 07N80W TO 04N82W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. 

.FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 30N131W TO 25N140W...AND COLD FRONT
APPROACH 30N140W. N OF 14N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N140W. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED...COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO
27N140W. W OF A LINE FROM 30N128W TO 18N133W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. 
SEAS 8 TO 17 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS AT 29N139W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF A LINE FROM 30N116W
TO 15N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT PRIMARILY IN NW 
HIGHEST N OF 26N W OF 135W. 

.FROM 07N TO 12N W OF 135W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 14N140W TO 11N110W TO
03.4S110W TO 05N140W TO 14N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 18N140W TO 
18N133W TO 14N110W TO 03.4S110W TO 02N140W TO 18N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 15N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
8 TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC WED FEB 10... 

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH... 

ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N89W TO 07N111W TO 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 04N87W TO 08N111W TO 
05N120W. 

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.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.