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FZPN03 KNHC 280231
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU JUL 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC THU JUL 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI JUL 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT JUL 30.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 23.4N 122.7W 1000 MB AT 0300 UTC JUL
28 MOVING WNW OR 300 DEG AT 7 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT
GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 30 NM S
SEMICIRCLE...40 NM NE QUADRANT AND 50 NM NW QUADRANT. WINDS 20
TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM N SEMICIRCLE 60
NM SE QUADRANT AND 75 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 18 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 180 NM NW AND 150 NM SE SEMICIRCLES
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRANK NEAR 24.3N
124.9W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT. WINDS 20 TO
25 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITHIN 90 NM N
AND 75 NM S SEMICIRCLES.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRANK NEAR 24.5N
126.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER.
.72 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED
WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE AND
INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW GEORGETTE NEAR 21N131W MOVING WNW 10
KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT. WITHIN 120 NM N
AND 45 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW GEORGETTE
DISSIPATING NEAR 22N135W. WITHIN 120 NM NW AND 60 NM SE
SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 20N TO 27N ALONG 138W. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N131W TO 22N135W TO 22N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF LINE FROM 30N131W TO 26N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST W OF LINE FROM 30N132W TO 26N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.

.S OF 02S BETWEEN 110W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 00N BETWEEN 95W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 03.4S118W TO 09N110W TO 05N95W
TO 03.4S90W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0230 UTC THU JUL 28...

.TROPICAL STORM FRANK...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 90 NM W AND 60 NM E SEMICIRCLES.

.LOW PRES 11N109W 1009 MB...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG
WITHIN 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM W QUADRANT.

.TROPICAL WAVE FROM 10N112W TO 17N113W...SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG FROM 10N TO 16N WITHIN 120 NM E OF WAVE.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 09N84W TO 11N95W TO 1009 MB LOW PRES NEAR
10N109W TO 10N127W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM OF AXIS
BETWEEN 118W AND 123W.

$$
.FORECASTER COBB. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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