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FZPN03 KNHC 121526
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC FRI FEB 12 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC FRI FEB 12.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT FEB 13.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN FEB 14.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 93W
AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW
SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14.5N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N96.5W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N
BETWEEN 93WAND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
MIXED NE AND SW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 93W
AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND
SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N96W TO 11N99W
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S
OF 12N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13.5N96.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N
TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90
NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13.5N96.5W TO
11N100W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. FROM 05N TO
10N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11
FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N96W TO 11N100W
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. FROM 06N TO 10N
BETWEEN 92W AND 100...AND FROM 04N TO 11N BETWEEN 100W AND 110W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10
TO 13 FT. WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 13N88W TO
11N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
11N86W TO 09N90W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. FROM 07N
TO 09.5N BETWEEN 90W AND 100W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 03N TO
11N BETWEEN 88N AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE
AND SW SWELL. FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 90W AND 108W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 88N AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09.5N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF
A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N90W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO10FT. FROM 04N TO 10N BETWEEN 90W AND 110W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 05N TO 11N
BETWEEN 88N AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11.5N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 11.5
TO 13N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 11N BETWEEN 87W AND
93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09N92W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 08.5N79.5W TO 07N79.5W
TO 04N81.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
08.5N79.5W TO 07N79.5W TO 04N81.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
08.5N79.5W TO 07N79.5WTO 04N81.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
08.5N79.5W TO 07N79.5W TO 04N81.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 27N140W. W OF A LINE FROM
30N126W TO 20N132W TO 06N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W AND S OF A LINE FROM
30N117W TO 20N124W TO 13N110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF A LINE FROM
30N120W TO 20N132W TO 10N134W TO 05N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF 110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 26N W OF 130W...AND FROM 10N TO
16N BETWEEN 122W AND 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
14 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 28N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. N OF 23N E OF 130W TO A LINE FROM
30N122W TO 23N125W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL. FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 122W AND 140W N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 KT. REMAINDER OF AREA W
OF 106W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC FRI FEB 12...

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 27N140W...SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 60 NM AHEAD OF FRONT.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 05N90W TO 04N100W TO 05N110W TO 07N120W TO
03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 03N TO 06N BETWEEN 90W AND
108W...AND FROM 04N TO 06N BETWEEN 130W AND 135W. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 09N TO 11N BETWEEN 115W AND
122W...AND FROM 04N TO 07N BETWEEN 124W AND 130W.

$$
.FORECASTER . NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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