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FZPN03 KNHC 280243
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC FRI APR 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FRI APR 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT APR 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN APR 30.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 28.5N BETWEEN 118W AND 124W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N BETWEEN 116W AND 129W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 117W AND 124W NW TO N WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 23N
BETWEEN 115W AND 128W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 120W AND 125W N WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 21N BETWEEN 114W AND
130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 19N BETWEEN 115W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.FROM 07N TO 23N W OF 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 20N W OF 136W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 24.5N W OF 132W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.S OF LINE FROM 01N127W TO 01S113W TO 03.4S102W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 01N124W TO 09N116W TO 03N102W
TO 03.4S94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 02N BETWEEN 92W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN SW SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA 36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29.5N W OF 113.5W N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 27N TO 28.5N NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0215 UTC FRI APR 28...

.SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 30 NM OF 05N86W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
TROUGH AXIS EXTENDS FROM 09N85W TO 06N91W TO 07N100W TO 07N111W.
ITCZ AXIS EXTENDS FROM 07N111W TO 05N122W TO 05N131W TO BEYOND
05N140W. SCATTERED STRONG WITHIN 60 NM OF AXIS BETWEEN 105W AND
108W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 60 NM S OF AXIS
BETWEEN 102W AND 105W.

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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