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FZPN03 KNHC 112104
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC THU FEB 11 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC THU FEB 11.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI FEB 12.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT FEB 13.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N97W TO 11N101W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. FROM 05N TO 10N
BETWEEN 93W AND 100W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13.5N96W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 11N97.5W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 08N93W TO 07N98W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
13.5N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 13.5N96W TO 11N99W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT. WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 08N93W TO 07N97W AND FROM 05N TO
09N BETWEEN 104W AND 109W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO 07N95W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO
11N86W TO 03.4S93W TO 14N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT
IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 08N93W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO
11N86W TO 03.4S93W TO 14N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO
07.5N93W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 08.5N79.5W TO 03N83W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 07N79W TO 04N81W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO 29N140W. W OF LINE FROM 30N133W
TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT IN NW SWELL.
FROM 06N TO 10N W OF 135W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N128W TO 20N132W TO 14N110W
TO 03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF LINE FROM 30N124W
TO 06N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 20N120W TO 14N110W TO
03.4S110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N110W TO 03.4S110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC THU FEB 11...

.TROUGH FROM 05N115W TO 11N115W...ISOLATED MODERATE TO
STRONG WITHIN 180 NM OF TROUGH.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 06N85W TO 03N94W TO 08N115W TO 03N140W. SCATTERED
MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 07N86W TO
04N99W TO 06N110W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 75 NM OF 06N137W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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