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FZPN03 KNHC 020246
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC WED SEP 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 WED SEP 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC THU SEP 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI SEP 04.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.HURRICANE JIMENA W OF THE AREA NEAR 16.9N 140.8W 955 MB AT 0300
UTC SEP 02 MOVING WNW OR 295 DEG AT 8 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT. HURRICANE FORCE WINDS MOVE W OF 140W.
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 160 NM NE
AND 130 NM SE QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 360 NM NE AND 200 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO
27 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 360 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO
30N BETWEEN 130W AND 140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA WEST OF AREA NEAR 18.3N
143.0W. HURRICANE AND TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS MOVE W OF AREA.
OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 360 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN MIXED SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 28N
BETWEEN 135W AND 140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE JIMENA W OF AREA NEAR 19.3N 143.8W.
OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 360 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT IN MIXED SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 28N
BETWEEN 136W AND 140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION FOURTEEN-E NEAR 14.3N 114.6W 1005 MB AT
0300 UTC SEP 02 MOVING NW OR 325 DEG AT 8 KT. WITHIN 120 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WITHIN 90 NM NW SEMICIRCLE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FOURTEEN-E NEAR 17.3N 115.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 50 NM NE QUADRANT...100 NM SE QUADRANT...0 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 30 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
60 NM E AND 30 NM W SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 120 NM E AND 60 NM W SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FOURTEEN-E NEAR 20.1N 115.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 0 NM W SEMICIRCLE...40 NM NE QUADRANT AND 80 NM SE
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM E AND 30 NM W
SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF
CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION FOURTEEN-E NEAR 22.0N
114.2W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT. EXTENDED
OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FOURTEEN-E NEAR
22.8N 114.2W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST...NO MORE TCM FCST INFO ==> VERIFY WITH TCM.

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 LINE FROM 01N126W TO 00N120W TO 03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS S OF 04N BETWEEN 105W AND
130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS S OF 04.5N BETWEEN 102W
AND 132W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0230 UTC WED SEP 2..

.TROPICAL DEPRESSION FOURTEEN-E...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM NE QUADRANT. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 17N BETWEEN 111W AND 116W.

.HURRICANE JIMENA W OF AREA. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 14N TO 20N BETWEEN 135W AND 140W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 09N80W TO 09N84W TO 11N93W TO 09N100W TO
11N104W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 04N TO 08N
BETWEEN 84W AND 88W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN
120 NM N OF TROUGH BETWEEN 98W AND 102W.

.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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