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FZPN03 KNHC 310332
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT JAN 31 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 JAN 31.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN FEB 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON FEB 02.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95.5W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE A
FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO 11N100W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER AREA FROM 03N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W AND
105W AND FROM 03N TO 08N BETWEEN 105W AND 109W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 03N TO 14N
BETWEEN 93W AND 106W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W AND 107W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 10N BETWEEN 103W AND 110W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N88.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 08.5N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 87W AND
93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N90W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09.5N TO 12N BETWEEN 86W AND 90W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 87W AND 91W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.N OF 07N BETWEEN 79W AND 80W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 78.5W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 03N TO 05N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED N AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 05N BETWEEN 78.5W AND 80W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 03N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.W OF A LINE FROM 07N140W TO 12N120W TO 16N140W NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM
06N TO 20N W OF 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY
IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 12N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 17N W OF 123W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 12N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF 123W N OF 05N TO A LINE FROM
11N123W TO 25N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY
IN NW SWELL.

.N OF 27N BETWEEN 119W AND 128W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N W OF 118W TO A LINE FROM 26N125W TO
30N128W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N BETWEEN 118W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.W OF A LINE FROM 30N138W TO 27N140W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 30N138W TO 27N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 30N137W TO 26N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0100 UTC SAT JAN 31...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ AXIS FROM 05N90W TO 06N117W TO 05N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 180 NM S OF AXIS BETWEEN 113W AND 118W.

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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