Skip Navigation Links
NOAA NOAA United States Department of Commerce

High Seas Forecast (Tropical SE Pacific)



000
FZPN04 KNHC 052221
HSFEP3

CCODE/1:31:16:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2315 UTC THU MAY 05 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 03.4S TO 18.5S E OF 120W.

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC THU MAY 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI MAY 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAY 07.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.SW OF A LINE FROM 11S120W TO 18.5S112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUND BY A LINE FROM 05S120W TO
04S111W TO 14S105W TO 18.5S107W TO 18.5S114W TO 15S120W TO
05S120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 03.4S TO 10S BETWEEN 114W AND 118W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL. FROM 04S TO 09S
BETWEEN 103W AND 108W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW
SWELL. 

$$

.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.