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FZPN03 KNHC 261505
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC TUE JUL 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED JUL 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU JUL 28.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE FRANK NEAR 21.2N 116.6W 989 MB AT 1500 UTC JUL
26 MOVING W NW OR 290 DEG AT 8 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT
GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 70 NM NE...50 NM
SE...40 NM SW AND 60 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 90 NM OF CENTER 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 22.4N 119.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER WITH SEAS TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
90 NM NW AND 75 NM SE SEMICIRCLES 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 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL FRANK NEAR 23.8N 123.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 40 NM NE...20 NM SE...0 NM SW 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 150
NM N AND 120 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 990 MB AT 1500 UTC
JUL 26 MOVING NW OR 305 DEG AT 3 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60
KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 40 NM OF
CENTER EXCEPT 30 NM SW QUADRANT.  SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
90 NM E AND 75 NM W SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 21 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 STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 19.8N 130.3W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 40 NM E AND 30 NM W SEMICIRCLES. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER WITH SEAS TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW GEORGETTE NEAR 21.5N
134.0W. 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 21N W OF 128W 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 8 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 02S BETWEEN 113W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 02S120W TO 01S108W TO 03.4S98W
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 1500 UTC TUE JUL 26...

.HURRICANE FRANK...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 150 NM SE AND WITHIN 90 NM NW SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER.

.TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 60 NM SE AND WITHIN 90 NM NW SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER.

.SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 90 NM OF 13N90.5W
AND 18N106W AND WITHIN 45 NM OF THE COAST OF MEXICO FROM 21N
TO 24N.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 08N78W TO 08N80W TO 10N88W TO 09N95W
TO 11N109W. ITCZ FROM 11N109W TO 08N130W...RESUMES 14N136W TO
12N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE
FROM 03N78W TO 07N78W TO 07N81W TO 10N86W...WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE
FROM 05N88W TO 08N94W TO 09N106W...WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM
10N113W TO 08N127W....WITHIN 60 NM OF 13.5N137W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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