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FZPN03 KNHC 130314
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT FEB 13 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SAT FEB 13.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN FEB 14.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON FEB 15.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N97W N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. FROM 06N TO 09N BETWEEN
93W AND 106W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA
S OF 13N BETWEEN LINE FROM 13N93W TO 03.4S98W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 10N99W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 93W AND 104W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN
LINE FROM 13N93W TO 03.4S103W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 11N98W TO 05N108W
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF
15N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.TROUGH FROM 5N129W TO 11N128W. W OF A LINE FROM 30N121W TO
02N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 13N110W TO 03.4S110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 08N132W TO 16N125W. N OF 12N
WITHIN 210 NM E OF TROUGH NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO
13 FT. N OF 12N WITHIN 240 NM W OF TROUGH NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 12N WITHIN 420 NM W OF TROUGH
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 FT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM
30N116W TO 15N110W TO 03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 10N128W TO 18N123W. N OF 12N
WITHIN 180 NM E OF TROUGH NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT. FROM 11N TO 14N WITHIN 270 NM W OF TROUGH NE WINDS 30 TO
35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 10N W OF 123W NE WINDS
20 TO 30 FT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM
30N116W TO 15N110W TO 03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 08N127W TO 17N122W. WITHIN 360 NM
W OF TROUGH NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 27N W OF 122W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO
15N105W TO 03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH WEAKEN. W OF LINE FROM 07N130W TO
20N120W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER
AREA W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N103W TO 03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 09N90W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. FROM 11N
TO 13N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM
12N93W TO 11N86W TO 05N93W TO 12N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND SW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT. FROM 11N TO 13N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 04N TO 13N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

.WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 04N82W...INCLUDING THE
W GULF OF PANAMA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO
06N81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0300 UTC SAT FEB 13...

TROUGH FROM 06N117W TO 12N115W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG WITHIN 210 NM OF TROUGH AXIS.

TROUGH FROM 05N129W TO 11N128W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG N OF 08N WITHIN 270 NM E AND WITHIN 90 NM W OF TROUGH
AXIS.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 02N89W TO 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 04N90W TO 07N107W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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