High Seas Forecast
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FZPN03 KNHC 060230
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC FRI MAY 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC FRI MAY 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAY 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAY 08.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14.5N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 45 NM OF
LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13.5N95.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14.5N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 30N118W TO 28N117W TO 25N119W. N OF
29N BETWEEN 127W AND 130W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 27N135W TO 24N132W TO 24N136W TO
28N122W WINDS 20 KT OE LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF A LINE FROM
27N134W TO 24N134W TO 27N118W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 124W AND 132W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N S TO SW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 11N87W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0230 UTC FRI MAY 06...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N90W TO 09N100W TO 08N115W. ITCZ FROM
08N115W TO BEYOND 05N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 180 NM OF TROUGH BETWEEN 92W AND 100W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 90 NM N AND 150 NM S OF TROUGH BETWEEN
107W AND 113W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 30 NM
OF ITCZ BETWEEN 129W AND 133W.

$$

.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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