High Seas Forecast
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HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT MAR 25 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MAR 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAR 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON MAR 27.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N130W TO 28N140W. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY
26N140W TO 30N140W TO 30N135W TO 26N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N117W TO
30N115W TO 28N114W TO 28N116W TO 30N117W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N114W TO 29N122W. WITHIN
AREA BOUNDED BY 18N132W TO 19N140W TO 30N135W TO 30N124W TO
18N132W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. WITHIN
AREA BOUNDED BY 28N114W TO 28N117W TO 30N117W TO 30N116W TO
29N115W TO 28N114W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT E OF AREA. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY
30N122W TO 30N116W TO 26N113W TO 27N120W TO 30N122W NW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

.WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 04N121W TO 03N140W TO 18N140W TO 20N116W
TO 04N121W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 06N125W TO 03N140W TO
19N140W TO 19N129W TO 06N125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 07N129W TO 05N140W TO
20N140W TO 21N123W TO 07N129W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 23N TO 28N NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 11N86W TO 10N88W TO
11N88W TO 11N86W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO... NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 11N86W TO 10N88W TO
11N88W TO 11N86W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO... NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0200 UTC SAT MAR 25...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ FROM 05N95W TO 02N110W TO 03N118W TO 00N135W. SCATTERED
MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM N OF ITCZ BETWEEN 125W AND 130W.

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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