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FZPN03 KNHC 070331
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SUN FEB 07 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN FEB 07.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON FEB 08.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE FEB 09.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N97W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14.5N95W TO 10N98.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
FROM 07N TO 10N BETWEEN 91W AND 95W...FROM 065N TO 10N BETWEEN
95W AND 98.5W...AND FROM 05.5N TO 11N BETWEEN 98.5W AND 107W...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 00N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.03 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
14.5N95.5W TO 12.5N96.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N
TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 8 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120
NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N95.5W TO 11.5N98W N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 14.5N
BETWEEN 93.5W AND 100W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14
FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W
AND 100W...AND FROM 04.5N TO 12N BETWEEN 100W AND 110W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL. ELSEWHERE
FROM 02S TO 14N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO 14N95.5W
TO 11N97.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE
FROM 16N94W TO 11N99W TO 09N105W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
13.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO 11.5N97.5W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14.5N BETWEEN 93W AND
110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10N TO 11.5N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 06N TO 10N BETWEEN 90W
AND 95W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
01N TO 12N BETWEEN 88W AND 95W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09N88.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N86.5W
TO 06.5N92W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL. FROM 06N TO 10N BETWEEN 92W
AND 95W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08.5N TO 13N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE
GULFS OF PAPAGAYO AND FONSECA...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 89W AND 95W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL. REMAINDER
OF AREA FROM 04N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 86W AND 92W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08.5N90W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N86.5W
TO 07N92W...INCLUDING GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 03N TO 13N BETWEEN 90W
AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86.5W TO
05.5N98W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09.5N TO 12.5N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. WITHIN
90 NM OF LINE FROM 10N88W TO 07N97W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 13N
BETWEEN 87W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED
N AND NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 24.5N NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 22.5N NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 25N NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 08.5N78.5W TO 03.5N82W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF PANAMA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08.5N79W TO 03N81W
INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08.5N79W TO 02N81.5W
INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT.

.FROM 06N TO 17N BETWEEN 120W AND 132W AND FROM 03.5N TO 19N W
OF 132W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE W
OF A LINE FROM 24N110W TO 04N110W TO 00N124W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 14.5N BETWEEN 114W AND 130W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM
18N140W TO 14N130W TO 16N110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 11N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 13.5N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.

.12 HOUR FORECAST NW OF LINE FROM 30N137W TO 27N140W S WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NW OF LINE FROM 30N137W TO 26N140W S WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 22.5N140W. N OF 25N
WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.NOF 27.5N W OF FRONT W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN
NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0230 UTC SUN FEB 07...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 06.5N88W TO 03N100W TO 05.5N112W TO 05N129W TO
BEYOND 03N140W. WIDELY SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN
75 NM OF ITCZ BETWEEN 90W AND 112W. SCATTERED MODERATE
TO STRONG WITHIN 150 NM OF ITCZ W OF 122W.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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