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FZPN03 KNHC 241551
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC SUN JUL 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC SUN JUL 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON JUL 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE JUL 26.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE GEORGETTE NEAR 15.1N 124.6W 984 MB AT 1500 UTC JUL 24
MOVING WNW OR 295 DEG AT 9 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT
GUSTS 90 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 70 NM N
SEMICIRCLE...60 NM SE QUADRANT AND 50 NM SW QUADRANT. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 60
NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE GEORGETTE NEAR 16.6N 127.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT. LITTLE CHANGE IN RADIUS OF
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 60 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS
TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 18.1N 128.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 50 NM S SEMICIRCLE. WINDS 20
TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 OF CENTER. SEAS TO 22
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM E AND 120 NM W SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 19.9N 130.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL GEORGETTE NEAR 22.0N 133.2W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW GEORGETTE NEAR 23.0N
138.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 20.3N 112.4W 996 MB AT 1500 UTC JUL
24 MOVING WNW OR 295 DEG AT 6 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT
GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 70 NM NW AND SE
QUADRANTS...80 NM NE QUADRANT AND 40 NM SW QUADRANT. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NW AND SE
QUADRANTS...120 NM NE QUADRANT AND 60 NM SW QUADRANT. SEAS TO 22
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 21.0N 114.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. LITTLE CHANGE IN RADIUS OF
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...120 NM NE QUADRANT AND
60 NM SW QUADRANT. SEAS TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM NE AND
120 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 21.3N 116.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 70 NM NE QUADRANT...50 NM SE QUADRANT...40 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 60 NM NW QUADRANT. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT
OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NW AND 90 NM SE SEMICIRCLES. SEAS TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 22.2N 119.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRANK NEAR 23.0N
122.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRANK NEAR 23.0N
125.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.

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.

.WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N119W TO 30N129W TO 27N129W TO 26N126W
TO 26N123W TO 30N119W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN N
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N120W TO 30N132W TO
24N132W TO 24N125W TO 26N119W TO 30N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N121W TO 30N137W TO
21N137W TO 20N133W TO 23N126W TO 30N121W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 1500 UTC SUN JUL 24...

HURRICANE GEORGETTE...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM OF THE CENTER.

TROPICAL STORM FRANK...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM S AND 30 NM N SEMICIRCLES.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM NEAR 09N78W TO 08N87W TO 08N104W TO 10N111W.
ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 10N128W TO BEYOND 08N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 180 NM S OF AXIS E OF 82W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 60 NM
EITHER SIDE OF ITCZ AXIS BETWEEN 134W AND 138W.

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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