High Seas Forecast
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HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC MON FEB 27 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MON FEB 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE FEB 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED MAR 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N123W TO 20N135W. N OF 23N W OF FRONT TO 134W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 27.5N W OF
134W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NW SWELL AND
N WIND WAVES.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 29N116W TO 21N130W.
WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N140W TO 25N128W TO 23N130W TO 25N140W
TO 30N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY
30N118W TO 15N130W TO 15N140W TO 27N140W TO 20N118W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 130W AND 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 FT IN NE WIND WAVES AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 15N W OF 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE WIND WAVES AND NW SWELL.

.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 87.5W...INCLUDING
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09.5N TO 12N E OF 92W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 90W...INCLUDING GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM
WEST. N OF 29N SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA COLD FRONT FROM 30N112W TO
24N119W. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 2115 UTC MON FEB 27...

.SURFACE TROUGH FROM 09N114W TO 03N116.5W TO 02.5N124W. WIDELY
SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 90 NM OF TROUGH.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
NO WELL DEFINED MONSOON TROUGH/ITCZ.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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