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FZPN03 KNHC 070932
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SUN FEB 07 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC SUN FEB 07.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 08.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 09.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 14.5N BETWEEN 93W AND
106W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 01S TO 16N BETWEEN 90W AND 113W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N96W TO 11N99W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 11N98W AND FROM
04N TO 13N BETWEEN 95W AND 105W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 18 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN
92W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12N98W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. FROM 03N TO 11N BETWEEN 98W
AND 109W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13.5N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N97W N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 11N BETWEEN
93W AND 99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 12N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.N OF 09N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULFS OF PAPAGAYO AND
FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 08N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 11N86W TO 08N92W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
11N86W TO 06N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 90W
AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED N AND NE
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09.5N89W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07N E OF 91W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 04N TO 13N BETWEEN 90W AND 92W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
11N86W TO 04N105W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 10N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08.5N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE
S OF 12N BETWEEN 90W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT
IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 26N NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 28N NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 25N NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF 04N BETWEEN 78W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 78W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 02N TO 06N BETWEEN 79W AND 82.5W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 03N E OF 82W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 03N BETWEEN 78W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.FROM 05N TO 15N W OF 129W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM
16N113W TO 16N120W TO 27N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT
IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 15N BETWEEN 116W AND 125W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N W OF 110W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 13N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.06 HOUR FORECAST NW OF A LINE FROM 30N138W TO 28N140W S WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NW OF A LINE FROM 30N136W TO 26N140W S WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N135W TO 21N140W. NW OF A
LINE FROM 30N133W TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC SUN FEB 07...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 03N90W TO 04N94W TO 03N98W TO 05N116W TO
03N140W. WIDELY SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 03N TO 05N BETWEEN 91W
AND 98W...AND WITHIN 180 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 10N118W
TO 04N140W.

$$
.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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