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FZPN03 KNHC 200238
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT SEP 20 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SAT SEP 20.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN SEP 21.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON SEP 22.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 20.1N 108.2W 994 MB AT 0300 UTC SEP 20
MOVING NW OR 305 DEG AT 7 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT
GUSTS 60 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 70 NM NE AND SW
QUADRANTS...40 NM NW QUADRANT AND 80 NM SE QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT
OR GREATER WITHIN 150 NM E SEMICIRCLE...90 NM SW QUADRANT AND
120 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM
OF WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 22 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 15N
TO 23N BETWEEN 104W AND 112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM POLO NEAR 21.3N 110.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 50 NM NE AND SW QUADRANTS...30 NM NW QUADRANT AND 60 NM
SE QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN WITHIN 150 NM SE AND
70 NM NW SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM
SE AND 120 NM NW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 17N TO 24N BETWEEN 106W AND 114W...
INCLUDING THE S PORTION GULF OF CALIFORNIA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION POLO NEAR 22.3N 112.9W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. WITHIN 150 NM S AND
120 NM N SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 19N TO 24N BETWEEN 110W AND 116W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW POLO NEAR 22.4N
114.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW POLO NEAR 22.0N
115.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW POLO NEAR 21.0N
116.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.

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...

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

CONVECTION VALID 0215 UTC SAT SEP 20...

.TROPICAL STORM POLO...SCATTERED MODERATE TO ISOLATED STRONG
FROM 17N TO 21N BETWEEN 108W AND 112W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 08N78W TO 10N86W TO 10N95W TO 12N103W TO
13N125W TO 12N131W TO 12N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG N OF
06N TO OVER PANAMA AND COSTA RICA BETWEEN 80W AND 86W. SCATTERED
MODERATE TO ISOLATED STRONG FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 91W AND
97W...FROM 06N TO 10N BETWEEN 105W AND 110W.

$$
.FORECASTER PAW. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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