High Seas Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZPN03 KNHC 301534
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC TUE SEP 30 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC TUE SEP 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED OCT 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU OCT 02.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION RACHEL NEAR 23.1N 117.5W 1005 MB AT 1500
UTC SEP 30 MOVING IS STATIONARY. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT
GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT WITHIN 40 NM NW QUADRANT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 120 NM NW AND 60 NM SE SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 17N TO 26N BETWEEN 116W
AND 123W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW RACHEL NEAR 22.9N
118.1W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 20 KT GUSTS 30 KT. WITHIN 75 NM
W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW RACHEL NEAR 22.5N
119.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 15 KT GUSTS 20 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.72 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.

.FROM 14N TO 18N W OF 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.S OF LINE FROM 03.4S100W TO 05N120W TO 07N140W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL. FROM 08N TO 11N
BETWEEN 100W AND 110W AND FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 110W AND 118W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NW AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
16N102W 1007 MB. FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 98W AND 111W SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 03.4N90W
TO 12N100W TO 12N120W TO 00N135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
17N104W 1005 MB. WITHIN 120 NE QUADRANT OF LOW CENTER WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL. FROM 09N TO 14N BETWEEN 100W
AND 110W...AND FROM 08N TO 11N BETWEEN 110W AND 114W SW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 03.4N90W
TO 14N98W TO 14N110W TO 07N120W TO 00N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL. N OF 14N BETWEEN 98W AND
101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 119W AND 132W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC TUE SEP 30...

.LOW PRES NEAR 15N100W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 90NM SE AND NW QUADRANTS.

.CLUSTERS OF MODERATE TO STRONG CONVECTION FROM 18N TO 22N E OF
107W TO THE COAST OF MEXICO.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 10N85W TO LOW PRES 1008 MB NEAR
15N100W TO 12N114W. ITCZ CONTINUES FROM 12N114W TO 12N125W TO
11N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 10N TO 13N
BETWEEN 88W AND 92W. SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 09N TO 13N BETWEEN
110W AND 114W.

$$
.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.