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FZPN03 KNHC 280917
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC THU AUG 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC THU AUG 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI AUG 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT AUG 30.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TROPICAL STORM MARIE NEAR 24.4N 127.8W 995 MB AT 0900 UTC AUG
28 MOVING NW OR 305 DEG AT 14 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT
GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 160 NM NE
QUADRANT...130 SE QUADRANTS...80 NM SW QUADRANT AND 150 NM NW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 510 NM NE QUADRANT...330
NM SE QUADRANT...240 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 480 NM NW QUADRANT
WITH SEAS TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM N AND 240 NM S
SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 09N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL MARIE NEAR 27.4N 132.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
240 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM S SEMICIRCLE WITH SEAS TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM N AND 120 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO
33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER AREA N OF 19N W OF 125W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.0N
135.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 180 NM NE QUADRANT AND 240 NM NW QUADRANT WITH
SEAS TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 30N128W TO 23N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.7N
137.2W. 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 MARIE NEAR 30.7N
139.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW MARIE NEAR 30.5N
140.0W. 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.

.N OF 16N W OF 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGED WITH MARIE SECTION ABOVE.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 24N WITHIN 150 NM OF W COAST OF BAJA
CALIFORNIA NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0900 UTC THU AUG 28...

.TROPICAL STORM MARIE...SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 180 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 11N86W TO 14N85W TO 10N105W TO
12N109W. RESUMES 13N131W TO 10N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO
STRONG WITHIN 120 NM N OF AXIS FROM 94W TO 98W.

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.FORECASTER DGS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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