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Offshore Waters Forecast (E Pacific Offshore of Central America/Colombia/Ecuador)



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FZPN28 KNHC 120353
OFFPZ8

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

Offshore Waters Forecast for the E Pacific within 250 nm of
Central America, Colombia, and within 750 nm of Ecuador

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.

PMZ101-121600-
Synopsis for the E Pacific within 250 nm of Central America,
Colombia, and within 750 nm of Ecuador
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.SYNOPSIS...Moderate to fresh NE to E winds are expected in the
Papagayo region during the next several days, with some locally
strong winds possible toward mid-week. Moderate to fresh SW 
winds will prevail over the waters S of 10N into mid-week.

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PMZ111-121600-
Guatemala and El Salvador to 250 nm offshore-
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt early in the evening, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in S swell. Period
10 seconds, becoming 9 seconds late. Isolated tstms. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming NE 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 9 seconds, becoming 12 seconds
in the afternoon. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
13 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 16 seconds.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
17 seconds. 
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
19 seconds. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SE swell.
Period 18 seconds. 

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PMZ113-121600-
El Salvador to North Costa Rica including the Gulfs of Fonseca
and Papagayo-
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Offshore Gulf of Papagayo,
and N to NE 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft in S swell.
Period 9 seconds. 
.SUN...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Offshore Gulf of Papagayo, and
NE 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SE to S swell.
Period 9 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Offshore Gulf of
Papagayo, and E 15 to 20 kt Elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SE
swell. Period 13 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.MON...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
15 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.TUE...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Offshore Gulf of Papagayo, and
E 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Offshore Gulf of
Papagayo, and E 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.THU...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Offshore Gulf of Papagayo, and
NE to E 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
19 seconds. 
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt Offshore Gulf of
Papagayo, and NE 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
18 seconds. 

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PMZ115-121600-
North Costa Rica to West Panama to 250 nm offshore-
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 11 seconds. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near the Azuero Peninsula,
and SW 10 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 14 seconds.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near the Azuero
Peninsula, and S to SW 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Period 16 seconds. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near the Azuero Peninsula,
and S to SW 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near the Azuero
Peninsula, and SW to W 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Period 15 seconds. 
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near the Azuero
Peninsula, and SW 10 to 15 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near the Azuero Peninsula,
and SW 10 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near the Azuero
Peninsula, and SW to W 10 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 

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PMZ117-121600-
East Panama and Colombia including the Gulf of Panama-
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.TONIGHT...SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
12 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.SUN...SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...Gulf of Panama, variable winds less than 5 kt,
becoming W 10 kt late. Elsewhere, SW winds 10 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. Scattered showers and
isolated tstms. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 17 seconds.
Scattered tstms. 
.MON NIGHT...SW to W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.WED...SW to W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
21 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 21 seconds. 
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 15 seconds. 

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PMZ119-121600-
Ecuador including the Gulf of Guayaquil to 250 nm offshore-
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.MON...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.THU...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 

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PMZ121-121600-
Ecuador between 250 and 500 nm offshore-
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SE to S swell.
Period 10 seconds. 
.SUN...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 14 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 14 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 14 seconds. 
.THU...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 14 seconds. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 

$$

PMZ123-121600-
Offshore Galapagos Islands-
853 PM PDT Sat Jul 11 2020

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SE to S swell.
Period 16 seconds. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.MON...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
17 seconds. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
19 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.WED...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.THU...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.THU NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
14 seconds. 

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Forecaster KONARIK