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CCODE/1:31:16:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2315 UTC SAT JUN 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 03.4S TO 18.5S E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC SAT JUN 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN JUN 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON JUN 26.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.S OF 16S BETWEEN 96W AND 112W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT. FROM 07S TO 14S W OF 112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14S BETWEEN 94W AND 110W E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN SW SWELL. ELSEWHERE SW OF A LINE
FROM 03.4S120W TO 11S100W TO 16S80W TO 18.5S75W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 12S BETWEEN 80W AND 105W E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT IN SW SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE
FROM 05S120W TO 07S100W TO 07S85W TO 10S78W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

BEGINNING 1800 UTC JUNE 30 2017...THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR
METAREA XVI - THE SOUTHEAST PACIFIC OCEAN FROM 03.4S TO 18.5S
AND EAST OF 120W WILL NO LONGER BE ISSUED BY THE TROPICAL
ANALYSIS AND FORECAST BRANCH OF THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.
THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI WILL BE ISSUED BY THE
DIRECTORATE OF HYDROGRAPHY AND NAVIGATION OF THE PERUVIAN NAVY.
TAFB WILL BE THE PRIMARY BACKUP ISSUING CENTER IN THE EVENT PERU
IS UNABLE TO TRANSMIT THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST.

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.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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