High Seas Forecast
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FZPN04 KNHC 290415
HSFEP3

CCODE/1:31:16:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0515 UTC THU JUN 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC THU JUN 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI JUN 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT JUL  1.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ENTIRE AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SE TO S
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 16S75W TO 18.5S80W TO
18.5S120W TO 03.4S120W TO 03.4S86W TO 16S75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SE AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 15S87W TO 15S120W TO
03.4S120W TO 03.4S95W TO 15S87W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT IN MIXED SE AND S SWELL.

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

BEGINNING 1800 UTC JUNE 30 2017...THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR
METAREA XVI - THE SOUTHEAST PACIFIC OCEAN FROM 03.4S TO 18.5S
AND EAST OF 120W WILL NO LONGER BE ISSUED BY THE TROPICAL
ANALYSIS AND FORECAST BRANCH OF THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.
THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI WILL BE ISSUED BY THE
DIRECTORATE OF HYDROGRAPHY AND NAVIGATION OF THE PERUVIAN NAVY.
TAFB WILL BE THE PRIMARY BACKUP ISSUING CENTER IN THE EVENT PERU
IS UNABLE TO TRANSMIT THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST.

$$
.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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