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FZPN03 KNHC 160250
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL TROPICAL STORM CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC TUE SEP 16 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC TUE SEP 16.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED SEP 17.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC THU SEP 18.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM ODILE NEAR 26.6N 112.1W 990 MB AT 0300 UTC SEP
16 MOVING NNW OR 340 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT
GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 100 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...120 NM NE QUADRANT AND 140 NM SE QUADRANT.  SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NE AND SW QUADRANTS...75 NM NW
QUADRANT AND 240 NM SE QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT 270 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO
33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 20N TO 29N E OF 122W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ODILE INLAND NEAR 28.8N 113.6W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 80 NM W SEMICIRCLE...100 NM NE QUADRANT AND 120 NM
SE QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM NE QUADRANT WITH
SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT 180 NM
SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION ODILE INLAND NEAR 30.6N
112.8W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. FROM 28N TO
30N E OF 117W TO BAJA CALIFORNIA PENINSULA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW ODILE NEAR 32.0N
111.7W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT. EXTENDED
OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED

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.

.REMNANTS OF SIXTEEN-E NEAR 21N110W 1007 MB MOVING N-NE 15 TO 20
KT. WITHIN 120 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT IN SW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST...LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS MERGE WITH AREA
DESCRIBED IN WARNING SECTION.

.LOW PRES NEAR 10N98W 1007 MB. WITHIN 210 NM SE SEMICIRCLE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT WITH SW SWELL. FROM 13N TO 15N
BETWEEN 92W AND 95W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
13N101W 1005 MB. WITHIN 210 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 30 NM W
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
15N104W 1004 MB. WITHIN 120 NM E SEMICIRCLE AND 60 NM W
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN SW SWELL.
ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 18N BETWEEN 97W AND 107W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.

.ELSEWHERE S OF 20N W OF 80W TO A LINE FROM 20N117W TO
00N131W...EXCEPT IN THE LEE OF THE GALAPAGOS...WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN 81W AND
116W...EXCEPT IN THE LEE OF THE GALAPAGOS...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N138W TO 28N140W. WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N135W TO 27N140W. W OF THE
FRONT AND WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N131W TO 23N140W. W OF FRONT
AND WITHIN 150 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0100 UTC TUE SEP 16...
.TROPICAL STORM ODILE...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 240 NM E
SEMICIRCLE AND 150 NM W SEMICIRCLE.

.REMNANTS OF SIXTEEN-E...NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 180
NM SW QUADRANT AND 90 NM NW QUADRANT. SCATTERED MODERATE
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 330 NM SW QUADRANT.

.LOW PRES NEAR 10N98W...NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 60 NM
SE QUADRANT AND 120 NM W SEMICIRCLE. SCATTERED MODERATE
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM SE QUADRANT...300 NM SW QUADRANT AND 390
NM NW QUADRANT.

.TROPICAL WAVE FROM NEAR 18N95W TO LOW PRES NEAR 10N98W...EXCEPT
AS NOTED ABOVE...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 360 NM E
AND 240 NM W OF WAVE AXIS N OF 10N.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 08N77W TO 12N90W TO LOW PRES NEAR 10N98W
1007 MB TO 16N106W TO 11N124W TO 12N132W TO LOW PRES NEAR
11N137W 1008 MB TO 10N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE N OF 08N E OF 87W
TO THE COAST. SCATTERED MODERATE N OF AXIS TO 14N W OF 134W AND
WITHIN 180 NM SE OF AXIS W OF 135W.

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL TROPICAL STORM CENTER.


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