High Seas Forecast
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FZPN04 KNHC 240415
HSFEP3

CCODE/1:31:16:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0515 UTC SAT JUN 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 03.4S TO 18.5S E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SAT JUN 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN JUN 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON JUN 26.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 13S113W TO 16S120W TO 05S120W TO 06S114W
TO 13S113W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 13S113W TO 15S120W TO
07S120W TO 09S113W TO 13S113W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGED BELOW.

.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 18.5S87W TO 18.5S116W
TO 18S116W TO 16S103W TO 18.5S87W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 18.5S74W TO 18S120W TO
04S120W TO 10S106W TO 14S82W TO 18.5S74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

BEGINNING 1800 UTC JUNE 30 2017...THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR
METAREA XVI - THE SOUTHEAST PACIFIC OCEAN FROM 03.4S TO 18.5S
AND EAST OF 120W WILL NO LONGER BE ISSUED BY THE TROPICAL
ANALYSIS AND FORECAST BRANCH OF THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.
THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI WILL BE ISSUED BY THE
DIRECTORATE OF HYDROGRAPHY AND NAVIGATION OF THE PERUVIAN NAVY.
TAFB WILL BE THE PRIMARY BACKUP ISSUING CENTER IN THE EVENT PERU
IS UNABLE TO TRANSMIT THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST.

$$
.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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