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FZPN03 KNHC 272146
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC FRI MAR 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FRI MAR 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAR 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAR 29.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W AND 95.5W...INCLUDING GULF OF
TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.03 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 95.5W...INCLUDING
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
16.5N94.5W TO 14.5N95W TO 13N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO
12.5N95.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
16.5N94.5W TO 13.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER
SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N94.5W TO 14.5N95W TO 11.5N96.5W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 09N TO
14N BETWEEN 92W AND 101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
MERGING NE AND SW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
16.5N94.5W TO 14.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER
SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N95.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W AND
104W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MERGING NE AND SW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94.5W AND 96W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 14.5N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MERGING NE AND SW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 30N133W TO 25N140W. NW OF FRONT WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT 30N132W TO 25N140W. NW
OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.S OF A LINE FROM 11N91W TO 17N122W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN SW SWELL. S OF 02N BETWEEN 81 AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL. SW OF LINE FROM 17N122W TO
25N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND S
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 20N W OF 134W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 25N TO LINE FROM 10N140W TO
05N112W TO 02N90W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN
PRIMARILY S TO SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 15N TO 20N W OF 135W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 25N W OF 128W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.

.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27.5N BETWEEN 118W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N BETWEEN 118W AND 131W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.

.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 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 2100 UTC FRI MAR 27...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
WEAK TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 05N97W TO 04.5N120W. ITCZ EXTENDS FROM
04.5N122W TO BEYOND 06N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
FROM 03N TO 07N BETWEEN 98W AND 116W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG FROM 07N TO 13N W OF 125W.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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