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FZPN03 KNHC 150944
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC MON SEP 15 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MON SEP 15.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE SEP 16.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED SEP 17.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE ODILE NEAR 23.7N 110.4W 942 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 15
MOVING NNW OR 330 DEG AT 14 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT
GUSTS 120 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 140 NM NE
QUADRANT...160 NM SE QUADRANT...100 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 120 NM
NW QUADRANT.  SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 180 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...150 NM NE QUADRANT AND 360 NM SE QUADRANT WITH SEAS
TO 35 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE QUADRANT...300 NM SE
QUADRANT AND 150 W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT. EXCEPT AS NOTED BELOW...REMAINDER AREA FROM S OF 26N BETWEEN
91W AND A LINE FROM 26N115W TO 08N130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE ODILE INLAND NEAR 26.7N 112.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 100 NM W SEMICIRCLE...120 NM NE QUADRANT AND 130 NM
SE QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN AREA OF TROPICAL STORM
FORCE WINDS WITH SEAS TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF
CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 18N TO 27N E OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ODILE INLAND NEAR 29.0N 114.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 90 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 70 NM W SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN AREA OF TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITH
SEAS TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER AREA N OF 21N E OF
120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION ODILE OVER WATER NEAR
30.0N 113.7W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW ODILE NEAR 30.7N
113.0W. 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.

.REMNANTS OF SIXTEEN-E NEAR 16.5N 111.5W 1006 MB MOVING NE 15
KT. WITHIN 180 NM SE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST...LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS MERGE WITH AREA
DESCRIBED IN WARNING SECTION.

.LOW PRES NEAR 11.5N91.5W 1009 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S SEMICIRCLE S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 11.5N TO COAST
BETWEEN 87W AND 91.5W...INCLUDING GULF OF FONSECA...E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 16N94.5W TO 13.5N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN SW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 11N97.5W 1007 MB. WITHIN 150 NM
NE AND 180 NM SE QUADRANTS OF LOW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
13.5N100W 1006 MB. WITHIN 150 NM OF LOW...EXCEPT 0 NM NW
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT WITH SW SWELL.

.S OF 10N BETWEEN 91W AND 131W AND S OF 07N BETWEEN 81W AND
91W...EXCEPT IN THE LEE OF THE GALAPAGOS...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST ELSEWHERE S OF 19N BETWEEN 80.5W AND A LINE
FROM 19N114W TO 00N130W...EXCEPT IN THE LEE OF THE GALAPAGOS...
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST ELSEWHERE S OF 19N BETWEEN 81W AND 113W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT JUST NW OF AREA. N OF 27N W OF 136W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO 27N140W. WITHIN 240
NM E OF FRONT N OF 28N SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
WITHIN 150 NM E OF FRONT S OF 28N SW WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N135W TO 26N140W. NW OF LINE
FROM 30N130W TO 24.5N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN
MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC MON SEP 15...
.HURRICANE ODILE...NUMEROUS STRONG WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER.
SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM NE AND 150
SW SEMICIRCLES.

.LOW PRES 11.5N91.5W...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 180
NM NE QUADRANT.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
THE MONSOON TROUGH FROM 09.5N74W TO LOW PRES NEAR 11.5N91.5W
1009 MB TO LOW PRES NEAR 10N96W 1008 MB TO 10N104W...WHERE IT
REMAINS FRACTURED...THEN RESUMES FROM THE REMNANT LOW OF SIXTEEN-
E NEAR 16.5N111.5W 1006 MB TO LOW PRES NEAR 09.5N136W 1009 MB TO
08N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG CONVECTION NOTED WITHIN
180 NM S OF AXIS BETWEEN 86W AND 102W. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS
MODERATE TO STRONG CONVECTION NOTED WITHIN 270 NM NW OF AXIS
BETWEEN 92W AND 101W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
CONVECTION NOTED WITHIN 120 NM N AND 150 NM S OF AXIS W OF
134.5W.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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