High Seas Forecast
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HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC FRI DEC 9 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FRI DEC 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT DEC 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN DEC 11.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N OF 15N BETWEEN 94.5W AND 95.5W N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96.5W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13N96W TO 11N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER
AREA FROM 07N TO 13N BETWEEN 90W AND 104W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA BETWEEN 25N AND 28N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 11N E OF 88W INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 11N E OF 87W INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 120W AND 135W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE WIND WAVES AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 15N W OF 123W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE WIND WAVES AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 16N W OF 128W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE WIND WAVES AND NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0300 UTC FRI DEC 9...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 09N84W TO 07N95W TO 09N105W. ITCZ FROM
09N105W TO 10N111W TO 07N121W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 111W AND 119W.

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.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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