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FZPN03 KNHC 100951
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC WED FEB 10 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 WED FEB 10.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU FEB 11.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI FEB 12.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13.596W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 11.5N99W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 92W
AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 11N99W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT. FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 92W
AND 101W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.36 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 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 10.5N100W N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. FROM 04N TO 10.5N BETWEEN 95W AND
103W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 90W AND 115W 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 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N97W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N
BETWEEN 91W AND 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 10N88W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07N E OF 90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND 92W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
12N86W TO 07N94W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 12N BETWEEN 87W
AND 94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE...SW
AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 10N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07N E OF 91W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED
NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 03N TO 12N BETWEEN 91W
AND 92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 10N88W NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 08N91W NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
FROM 11N TO 13N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 03N TO
11N BETWEEN 87W AND 91W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 08N79W TO 04N80W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 08N79W
TO 04N81.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 08N79W
TO 04.5N81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N132W TO 25N140W. N OF 15N W OF 132W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF 20N W OF 130W WINDS
20KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NW OF A LINE FROM 30N133W TO 22N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW COLD FRONT FROM 30N134W TO 24N140W. W OF A
LINE FROM 30N122W TO 17N128W TO 08N122W TO 00N139W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N140W.

.S OF 15N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED
SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 11N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 10N110W TO
13N126W TO 20N132W TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10FT
IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 06N TO 12N W OF 132W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 18N140W TO 20N130W TO 11N120W TO 14N110W TO 04N110W TO
04N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SWELL CONDITIONS MERGED.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC WED FEB 10...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ FROM 04N87W TO 04N98W TO 06N108W TO 02N125W TO 03N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 03N TO 06N BETWEEN 88W AND 99W...AND
FROM 06N TO 09N BETWEEN 104W AND 110W.

$$
.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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