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HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC SUN APR 20 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 3.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC SUN APR 20.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON APR 21.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE APR 22.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13N96.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF
LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N96.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.FROM 09N TO 16N W OF 132W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO FT IN
MIXED NW AND NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 22N W OF 126W AND
FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 117W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 8 FT IN MERGING NW AND SW SWELL. NW OF LINE FROM 30N133W TO
26.5N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 15N W OF 136W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 18N W OF 133W AND FROM 10N
TO 13N BETWEEN 120W AND 133W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT
IN MERGING NW AND S SWELL. NW OF LINE FROM 30N117W TO 18N140W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08.5N TO 17N W OF 135W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. NW OF LINE FROM 30N117W TO 23N114W TO
17N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 07N140W TO 12N124W TO 23N114W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MERGING NW AND SW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC SUN APR 20...

SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 99W AND 109W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOONAL CIRCULATION STILL NOT YET EVIDENT ACROSS THE AREA.
ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 03N77W TO 05N89W TO 06N106W TO 03N117W TO
03N130W TO BEYOND 04.5N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG
CONVECTION NOTED WITHIN 60 NM N AND 210 NM S OF AXIS E OF 108W.
SCATTERED TO LOCALLY NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG CONVECTION
NOTED WITHIN 210 NM N OF AXIS W OF 123W.

$$

.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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