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FZPN03 KNHC 270318
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC FRI FEB 27 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FRI FEB 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT FEB 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAR 01.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 15N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 14N95.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13.5N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.W OF A LINE FROM 28N140W TO 10N127W TO 05N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 17N140W TO 09N134W TO
06N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.S OF 01S BETWEEN 109W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
8 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF 29N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN N SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27.5N BETWEEN 118W AND 130W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY MIXED N AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF LINE FROM 30N117W TO 26N125W TO
30N130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED N AND NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.30 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 29.5N TO 30.5N
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W
...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0300 UTC FRI FEB 27...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ 06N95W TO 09N115W TO 07N130W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM
11N112W TO 09N123W TO 12N128W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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