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High Seas Forecast (Tropical SE Pacific)



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FZPN04 KNHC 271621
HSFEP3

CCODE/1:31:16:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1715 UTC SAT AUG 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC SAT AUG 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN AUG 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON AUG 29.

.WARNINGS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 12S78W TO 03.4S96W TO 09S120W TO
18.5S120W TO 17S76W TO 12S78W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 14S76W TO 08S90W TO
08S103W TO 14S117W TO 17S116W TO 18.5S73W TO 14S76W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 09S79W TO 06S106W TO
18S104W TO 18.5S74W TO 09S79W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.

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

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.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.