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HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SUN AUG 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SUN AUG 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON AUG 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE AUG 04.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE GUILLERMO NEAR 14.0N 141.0W 970 MB AT 0300 UTC AUG 02
MOVING WNW OR 290 DEG AT 10 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 90 KT
GUSTS 110 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 120 NM NE
QUADRANT...100 NM SE QUADRANT...50 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 90 NM NW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 420 NM NE QUADRANT...240
NM SE QUADRANT...210 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 300 NM NW QUADRANT
WITH SEAS TO 38 FT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 270 NM OF CENTER
EXCEPT 330 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER FORECAST WATERS FROM 10N TO 22N BETWEEN 130W AND 140W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 18N BETWEEN 133W AND 140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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.

.S OF 01S BETWEEN 95W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT
IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 02S BETWEEN 95W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.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 0230 UTC SUN AUG 02...

.HURRICANE GUILLERMO...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 180 NM E SEMICIRCLE OF CENTER. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG IN OUTER BANDS FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN
133W AND 137W.

.TROPICAL WAVE ALONG 112W FROM 07N TO 16N...SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 180 NM E OF WAVE AXIS FROM 08N TO 15N.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH AXIS FROM 08N83W TO 06N95W. ITCZ AXIS EXTENDS
FROM 06N95W TO 09N110W TO 05N125W TO 07N133W. SCATTERED MODERATE
TO STRONG WITHIN 120 NM OF THE AXIS BETWEEN 103W AND 111W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 120 NM S OF ITCZ
BETWEEN 129W AND 134W.

.FORECASTER COBB. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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