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High Seas Forecast (Tropical NE Pacific)



000
FZPN03 KNHC 050236
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST 
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL        
0430 UTC TUE MAY 05 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC TUE MAY 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED MAY 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC THU MAY 07.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 08N BETWEEN 103W AND 130W...AND E OF 103W...WINDS 20 KT OR 
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL...INCLUDING GULF OF CALIFORNIA 
S OF 26.5N...AND EXCLUDING LEE OF GALAPAGOS ISLANDS. FROM 08N TO 
12.5N W OF 137W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND S 
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 19N BETWEEN 110W AND 130W WINDS 20 
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SW AND NE SWELL. FROM 05N TO 
16N W OF 134W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND 
SW SWELL. FROM 10N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 89W AND 96W WINDS 20 KT OR 
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SW AND E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12.5N TO 16N BETWEEN 121W AND 131W NE 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 25N W 
OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN BROAD MIX OF SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N W OF 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
TO 8 FT IN MIXED NW...SW AND NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26.5N BETWEEN 117W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT 
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW...SW AND NE SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 00N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
TO 8 FT IN MIXED SW AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N120W TO 03.4S103W WINDS 20 
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SW AND SE SWELL.

.30 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 29.5N S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 29.5N S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0200 UTC TUE MAY 05...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...              

MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 09N88W TO 07N100W TO 06N112W TO 
05N118W...WHERE IT TERMINATES. ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 04N122W TO 
03N130W TO BEYOND 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG 
CONVECTION NOTED WITHIN 240 NM S OF TROUGH BETWEEN 109W AND 
116W. 

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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