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High Seas Forecast (Tropical NE Pacific) (Text)



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FZPN03 KNHC 081530
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST 
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC MON FEB 8 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC MON FEB 08.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE FEB 09.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED FEB 10.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96W TO
12N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER
AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 90W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.15 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. LITTLE CHANGE ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12N96W TO 08N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 12N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 18N95W TO 12.5N97W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 20 FT. LITTLE CHANGE ELSEWHERE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
10.5N100W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. REMAINDER
AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 01N BETWEEN 86W AND 91W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08N BETWEEN 86W AND 93W... INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N89W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 06N BETWEEN 86W AND 92W... INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 02N BETWEEN 78N AND 82W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 03N BETWEEN 78N AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

FROM 08N TO 13N BETWEEN 117W AND 124W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 12N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 10N W OF 133W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 17N135W TO 11N110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.COLD FRONT N OF 26N ALONG 140W. NW OF LINE FROM 30N135W TO
23N140W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT WITH NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N132W TO 19N140W. W OF
FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF A LINE FROM 30N130W TO
17N135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC MON FEB 8... 

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH... 

ITCZ FROM 04N90W TO 05N122W TO 04N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 30 NM OF AXIS BETWEEN 96W AND 104W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 45 NM OF AXIS BETWEEN 116W AND 129W. 

$$
.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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