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High Seas Forecast (Tropical SE Pacific)



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FZPN04 KNHC 241017
HSFEP3

CCODE/1:31:16:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1115 UTC WED MAY 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 03.4S TO 18.5S E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC WED MAY 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU MAY 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI MAY 26.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 18.5S89W TO 17S93W TO 17S110W. S OF FRONT SE TO 
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT EXCEPT SE TO E WINDS W OF 100W. SEAS 10 TO 
12 FT IN SW SWELL. ELSEWHERE SW OF LINE FROM 03.4S95W TO 14S87W 
TO 18.5S74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SW AND 
SE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 18.5S80W TO 13S92W TO 12S103W 
TO 17S117W. S OF FRONT BETWEEN 86W AND 115W SE TO E WINDS 20 TO 
25 KT EXCEPT S TO SE WINDS E OF 100W. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN SW 
SWELL. ELSEWHERE SW OF LINE FROM 03.4S97W TO 09S78.5W WINDS 20 
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 18.5S78W TO 10S89W 
TO 09.5S107W TO 12S115W. S OF FRONT TO 17S BETWEEN 90W AND 111W 
SE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN SW SWELL. 
ELSEWHERE SW OF LINE FROM 03.4S104W TO 08S82W TO 18.5S77W WINDS 
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

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

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.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.