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FZPN03 KNHC 281445
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC THU AUG 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC THU AUG 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FRI AUG 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT AUG 30.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM MARIE NEAR 25.4N 128.9W 997 MB AT 1500 UTC AUG
28 MOVING NW OR 310 DEG AT 13 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT
GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 160 NM NE
QUADRANT...130 NM SE QUADRANT...80 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 150 NM
NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 360 NM NE QUADRANT
...240 NM SE QUADRANT...180 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 390 NM NW
QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 180
NM SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER
OF AREA N OF A LINE FROM 30N117W TO 11N124W TO 19N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 28.2N
132.8W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 240 NM NW AND 120 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO
18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM E AND 180 NM W SEMICIRCLES WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA N OF A LINE FROM
30N126W TO 26N126W TO 17N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.3N
135.8W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 150 NM NW SEMICIRCLE WITH SEAS TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT 0 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF A
LINE FROM 30N130W TO 26N134W TO 24N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.8N
137.8W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.7N
139.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.0N
140.5W. 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.

.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N WITHIN 150 NM OF W COAST OF BAJA
CALIFORNIA NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.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 1415 UTC THU AUG 28...

.TROPICAL STORM MARIE...SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM E AND
S QUADRANTS.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 09N79W TO 14N94W TO 12N109W
THEN RESUMES FROM 14N129W TO 11N140W. NO ITCZ AXIS E OR 140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 60-120 NM S OF A LINE
FROM 07N78W TO 05N81W TO 06N85W...WITHIN 120 NM S OF A LINE FROM
08N90W TO 08N98W...WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF AXIS BETWEEN 93W
AND 100W...AND FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 127W AND 135W. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO STRONG FROM 09N TO 16N BETWEEN 120W AND 123W.

$$
.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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