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High Seas Forecast (Tropical NE Pacific)



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FZPN03 KNHC 242150
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                              
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                         
2230 UTC MON NOV 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC MON NOV 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE NOV 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED NOV 26.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 26N NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 
9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 25N TO 26.5N NW TO N 
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF THE GULF OF 
CALIFORNIA N OF 23N W OF 108W AND FROM 21N TO 23N BETWEEN 108W 
AND 109.5W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA S OF 26N W OF 110W NW TO N 
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF THE GULF OF 
CALIFORNIA FROM 23N TO 28N W OF 109W AND FROM 22N TO 23N BETWEEN 
108.5W AND 109.5W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA W OF 111W NW TO N WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.  

...STORM WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W 
TO 14N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 25 TO 35 
KT. SEAS BUILDING 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE 
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N95W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
TO 9 FT. 
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W 
TO 15N95...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 40 TO 50 
KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT IN N SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER 
SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N96W N TO NE WINDS 30 
TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT IN N SWELL. REMAINDER AREA WITHIN 120 
NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 11.5N96W N TO 
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W 
TO 14N95.5...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 40 TO 
50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT IN N SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM 
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 30 
TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA WITHIN 
120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N96.5W TO 10N100W 
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. 

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.                                       

.SURFACE TROUGH FROM 14N112W TO LOW PRES NEAR 11N115W 1009 MB  
MOVING W 10 KT. WITHIN 270 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES DISSIPATED. SURFACE TROUGH FROM 
15N114W TO 10N118W. WITHIN 180 NM W OF TROUGH FROM 11N TO 15N NE 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST SURFACE TROUGH FROM 17N118W TO 08N124W. WITHIN 
300 NM E OF TROUGH FROM 12N TO 17N NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 
9 FT. 

.FROM 09N TO 24N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 
11 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 23N114W TO 11N120W TO 
05N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW 
SWELL. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N W OF 138W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
8 TO 10 FT. N OF 26N W OF THE BAJA CALIFORNIA PENINSULA BETWEEN 
113W AND 118W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF 
A LINE FROM 30N116W TO 22N112W TO 10N125W TO 06N140W WINDS 20 KT 
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL...EXCEPT MIXED NE AND NW 
SWELL S OF 20N W OF 130W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACHING NW WATERS. NW OF LINE 
FROM 30N136W W TO 27N140W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 
10 FT. N OF 24N W OF THE BAJA CALIFORNIA PENINSULA BETWEEN 113W 
AND 120W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND 
NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE NW OF A LINE FROM 24N112W TO 12N124W TO 
07N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW 
SWELL...EXCEPT MIXED NE AND NW SWELL S OF 20N W OF 130W. 
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N139W TO 28N140W. W OF FRONT 
AND WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT 
IN NW SWELL. FROM 09N TO 20N W OF 125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. FROM 20N TO 28N BETWEEN 115W 
AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO 27N140W. W OF FRONT 
AND WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT 
IN NW SWELL. FROM 09N TO 15N W OF 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. FROM 20N TO 26N BETWEEN 117W 
AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. 

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC MON NOV 24...                        

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...          
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 09N83W TO 10N95W TO LOW PRES NEAR 
11N115W 1009 MB. ITCZ AXIS FROM 10N117W TO 10N132W TO 07N140W. 
SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 300 NM N AND W QUADRANTS OF LOW PRES 
NEAR 11N115W.

.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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