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FZPN03 KNHC 161011 CCA
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC TUE SEP 16 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC TUE SEP 16.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED SEP 17.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU SEP 18.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM ODILE NEAR 27.4N 112.7W 992 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP
16 MOVING NNW OR 340 DEG AT 9 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT
GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 90 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...120 NM NE QUADRANT AND 130 NM SE QUADRANT.  SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NE QUADRANT...150 NM SE QUADRANT...60
NM SW QUADRANT...AND 0 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 21 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT 240 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 16N
TO 29N E OF 122W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN MIXED
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ODILE NEAR THE GULF OF
CALIFORNIA NEAR 29.4N 113.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT
GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 0 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...80 NM NE QUADRANT AND 90 NM SE QUADRANT. SEAS TO 12
FT WITHIN 60 NM E SEMICIRCLE. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF
CENTER...EXCEPT 150 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW ODILE NEAR 31.5N
112.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.N OF 26N E OF
122W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 11.9N 98.4W 1005 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 16
MOVING WNW OR 295 DEG AT 8 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT
GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 0 NM N
SEMICIRCLE...60 NM SE QUADRANT AND 40 NM SW QUADRANT.  SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 270 NM NE QUADRANT...210 NM SE
QUADRANT...150 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 0 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS
TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 270 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 240 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 14.1N 101.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 70 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 50 NM SW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 180 NM NE AND 150 NM SE QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 04N TO 20N BETWEEN 90W AND 110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 16.9N 104.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 90 NM E SEMICIRCLE...40 NM SW QUADRANT AND 80 NM NW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NE...90 NM SE...45
NM SW...AND 90 NM NW QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 150 NM SE AND 90 NM NW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 101W AND 105W SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 18.8N 107.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR
GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 19.7N 108.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 20.5N 110.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 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.

.REMNANTS OF SIXTEEN-E NEAR 23N109W 1007 MB MOVING N-NE 15 TO 20
KT. WITHIN 120 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 90 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST...LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS MERGE WITH AREA
DESCRIBED IN WARNING SECTION.

.ELSEWHERE S OF 16N W OF 80W TO A LINE FROM 16N122W TO
00N131W...EXCEPT IN THE LEE OF THE GALAPAGOS...WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED ABOVE IN POLO WARNING...S OF
17N BETWEEN 81W AND 113W...EXCEPT IN THE LEE OF THE
GALAPAGOS...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED ABOVE IN POLO WARNING...FROM
08N TO 20N BETWEEN 91W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT IN SW SWELL.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N138.5W TO 29N140W. N OF 28N WITHIN 150 NM E
OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N135W TO 26N140W. W OF THE
FRONT AND WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 30N129W TO
24N140W. W OF FRONT AND WITHIN 150 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC TUE SEP 16...
.TROPICAL STORM ODILE...NUMEROUS STRONG WITHIN 25 NM OF CENTER.
SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 180 NM NE AND 120 NM SW
SEMICIRCLES.

.REMNANTS OF SIXTEEN-E...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN
150 NM SE QUADRANT.

.TROPICAL STORM POLO...SCATTERED TO LOCALLY NUMEROUS MODERATE TO
STRONG WITHIN 150 NM SW QUADRANT. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MODERATE
TO STRONG WITHIN 360 NM NE SEMICIRCLE.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 08N77W TO 12N90W TO T.D. POLO NEAR 11.9N
98.4W 1005 MB...WHERE IT IS FRACTURED...THEN RESUMES FROM
16N109W TO 11N124W TO 12N132W TO LOW PRES NEAR 10N138W 1011 MB
TO BEYOND 09N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE N OF 08N E OF 91W TO THE
COAST. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 180 NM S OF AXIS
BETWEEN 109W AND 115W.

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.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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