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High Seas Forecast (Tropical NE Pacific) (Text)



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FZPN03 KNHC 262140
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC WED APR 26 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 APR 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU APR 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI APR 28.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 29N BETWEEN 117W AND 122W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N BETWEEN 114W AND 125W WINDS 20 
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 120W AND 123W NW WINDS 20 TO 
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N BETWEEN 115W AND 124W 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.  
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 117W AND 124W NW TO N WINDS 
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 23N BETWEEN 115W 
AND 129W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.  
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27.5N BETWEEN 118W AND 125W NW TO N WINDS 
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 23N 
BETWEEN 115W AND 129W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT 
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.   

.FROM 06N TO 17N W OF 121W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN 
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 24N W OF 135W AND FROM 08N TO 11N 
BETWEEN 128W AND WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE 
AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 21N W OF 136W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 2115 UTC WED APR 26...

.SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 04N TO 07N BETWEEN 78W AND 80W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
TROUGH AXIS EXTENDS FROM 07N80W TO 07N89W TO 05N95W TO 07N101W.
ITCZ AXIS EXTENDS FROM 07N101W TO 06N112W TO 05N122W TO 05N131W 
TO 03N140W. A SOUTHERN HEMISHPERIC ITCZ AXIS EXTENDS FROM 
03.4S107.5W TO 03.4S120W. SCATTERED STRONG WITHIN 90 NM N OF 
AXIS BETWEEN 103W AND 105W AND WITHIN 120 NM S OF AXIS BETWEEN 
110W AND 113W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 120 NM 
S OF AXIS BETWEEN 85W AND 90W AND 180 NM N OF AXIS BETWEEN 126W 
AND 131W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM S OF AXIS BETWEEN 80W 
AND 85W AND WITHIN 60 NM OF AXIS BETWEEN 134W AND 140W.

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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