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FZPN03 KNHC 282124
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC THU AUG 28 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC THU AUG 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI AUG 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT AUG 30.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM MARIE NEAR 26.1N 130.4W 1000 MB AT 2100 UTC AUG
28 MOVING NW OR 310 DEG AT 14 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT
GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 160 NM NE
QUADRANT...130 NM SE QUADRANT...60 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 150 NM
NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 330 NM NE QUADRANT...
210 NM SE QUADRANT...180 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 300 NM NW QUADRANT
WITH SEAS TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 180 NM SW
SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF
AREA N OF LINE FROM 30N117W TO 26N117.5W TO 19N132W TO 25N138W
TO 22N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN BROAD MIX OF
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 28.8N
133.9W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 240 NM NW AND 120 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO
17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 270 NM NW AND 180 NM SE SEMICIRCLES
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA N OF LINE
FROM 30N127W TO 27N128W TO 21N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.6N
136.3W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12
FT WITHIN 150 NM NW SEMICIRCLE. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM OF
CENTER...EXCEPT 90 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF LINE FROM 30N133W TO 27N137W TO
26N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN BROAD MIX OF
SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.9N
138.5W. 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 MARIE NEAR 30.6N
140.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.0N
142.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.

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.

.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N WITHIN 150 NM OF W COAST OF BAJA
CALIFORNIA NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N WITHIN 120 NM OF W COAST OF BAJA
CALIFORNIA NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 117W AND 121W NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2030 UTC THU AUG 28...

.TROPICAL STORM MARIE...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 210 NM SE QUADRANT.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 09N74.5W TO 10N86W TO 12N96W TO
11N114W...THEN RESUMES FROM 16N125W TO BEYOND 11N140W. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG CONVECTION NOTED FROM 03N TO 10N
BETWEEN 79W AND 88W...AND FROM 06N TO 13N BETWEEN 91W AND 101W.
SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG CONVECTION NOTED WITHIN 210 NM S TO
SE OF TROUGH BETWEEN 123W AND 135W.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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