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FZPN03 KNHC 262054
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC TUE JUL 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC TUE JUL 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED JUL 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU JUL 28.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE FRANK NEAR 21.5N 117.6W 986 MB AT 2100 UTC JUL 26
MOVING WNW OR 285 DEG AT 9 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT
GUSTS 85 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 80 NM NE...60 NM
SE...50 NM SW AND 80 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 45 NM S SEMICIRCLE...75 NM NE AND 90 NM NW QUADRANTS WITH
SEAS TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 N AND 90 NM S SEMICIRCLES
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 210
NM NW AND 150 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 22.9N 121.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 90 NM N AND 45 NM S SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 18 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM NW AND 90 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO
33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 180 NM OF
CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL FRANK NEAR 24.4N 123.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 40 NM NE...20 NM SE..AND 30 NM NW QUADRANTS. WINDS 20 TO
33 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM NW AND 30 NM SE
SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 120 NM
N AND 90 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRANK NEAR 24.5N
125.4W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 18.4N 128.6W 996 MB AT 2100 UTC
JUL 26 NEARLY STATIONARY. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60
KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 40 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 30
NM SW QUADRANT.  SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM N SEMICIRCLE
...60 NM SE AND 75 NM SW QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 180 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION GEORGETTE NEAR 20.0N
130.6W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. WINDS 20 TO
30 KT AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER WITH SEAS
TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW GEORGETTE NEAR 21.7N
135.0W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 90 NM N AND
30 NM S SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW GEORGETTE NEAR 22.0N
138.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED.

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.

.ELSEWHERE N OF 20N W OF 127W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL N AND E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST ELSEWHERE N OF 22N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL N AND E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NW OF LINE FROM 30N133W TO 25N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 02S BETWEEN 110W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 00N BETWEEN 95W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 2045 UTC TUE JUL 26...

.HURRICANE FRANK...SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 120 NM SE
AND WITHIN 90 NM NW SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER.

.TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE...SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 60 NM OF
 CENTER.

.SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 120 NM OF THE COAST
OF MEXICO FROM 18N TO 22N.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 08N78W TO 08N90W TO 09N105W TO
09N117W. ITCZ FROM 09N117W TO 07N133W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 90-120 NM S OF THE AXIS BETWEEN 90W AND
100W...AND WITHIN 120 NM N AND 60 NM S OF THE ITCZ BETWEEN 115W
AND 124W.

$$
.FORECASTER COBB. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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