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FZPN03 KNHC 080335
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC MON FEB 08 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MON FEB 08.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE FEB 09.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED FEB 10.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N94.5W TO 14.5N95W TO
12.5N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM
16N94W TO 14N95.5W TO 10N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. FROM 04.5N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 101W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
ELSEWHERE FROM 05.5N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 101W AND 106W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE SWELL. REMAINDER
OF AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 91.5W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
13.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE
FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 12.5N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 13.5N BETWEEN 93W AND
110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 8 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO 12N96W N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10
TO 18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14.5N95W TO 11N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
14.5N95.5W TO 11.5N97.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N
TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120
NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95.5W TO 10N98.5W N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 94W AND
99W...AND FROM 05.5N TO 11N BETWEEN 99W AND 105W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N
BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20 TO OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16.5N95W TO
14.5N95.5W TO 12.5N97W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N
TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120
NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95.5W TO 10N99.5W N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. FROM 05.5N TO 10N BETWEEN 95W AND
100W...AND FROM 06N TO 12N BETWEEN 100W AND 104W...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S
OF 13.5N BETWEEN 92W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT
IN MIXED SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.N OF 09N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULFS OF PAPAGAYO AND
FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
04N TO 10N BETWEEN 89W AND 93 NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08.5N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07.5N BETWEEN 87.5N AND
91W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09N90W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...AND FROM 11.5N TO 12.5N E
OF 87.5W...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
04.5N TO 13.5N E OF 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN
MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
10N89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08.5N BETWEEN 86W AND 91W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 08.5N E OF 88W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF FONSECA NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. FROM 06N TO
10N BETWEEN 88W AND 95W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 89W AND
92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 04N BETWEEN 77.5N AND 81W...INCLUDING GULF OF PANAMA...N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 78N AND 81.5W...INCLUDING
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04.5N BETWEEN 78.5W AND 81W...INCLUDING
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 00N TO 04.5N BETWEEN 80W AND 83.5W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN N SWELL.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 22.5N TO 29N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 25N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 113W AND 122W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 9 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07.5N TO 11N W OF 126W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 13.5N W OF 110W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 12N W OF 125W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.NW OF LINE FROM 30N137W TO 26N140W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N136W TO 22N140W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE NW OF LINE FROM 30N133W TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT TO MOVE E AND DISSIPATE. NW OF LINE
FROM 30N133W TO 20N136W TO 15N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0230 UTC MON FEB 8...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ EXTENDS FROM 04.5N88W TO 04N107W TO 06N121W TO BEYOND
05N140W. ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG FROM
05N TO 14N BETWEEN 112W AND 123W.

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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