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FZPN03 KNHC 051611
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC THU MAR 5 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC THU MAR 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FRI MAR 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT MAR 07.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...

.18 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N OF 14N BETWEEN 94W AND
96W N WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM
OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N95.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N96W...
INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 10.5N
97.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96W
INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS
13 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 10N
99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. REMAINDER AREA
FROM 08N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W...
INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 11N
98W TO 8.5N103W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH FROM 05N118W TO 09N117W. FROM 08N TO 11N BETWEEN 115W
AND 120W E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. FROM 11N TO 14N W
OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 06N TO 15N W OF 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 11N BETWEEN 119W AND 123W E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 15N W OF 118W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 15N W OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 90W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N E OF 93W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 28N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 29N NW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 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 1500 UTC THU MAR 5...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 10N123W TO 07N135W TO 07N140W. NO SIGNIFICANT
CONVECTION.

$$
.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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