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FZPN03 KNHC 230935
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SAT JUL 23 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC SAT JUL 23.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN JUL 24.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON JUL 25.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 18.5N 109.8W 996 MB AT 0900 UTC JUL
23 MOVING WNW OR 300 DEG AT 7 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT
GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 80 NM NE
QUADRANT...60 NM SE QUADRANT...40 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 70 NM NW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM E SEMICIRCLE...60
NM SW QUADRANT...AND 90 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 21 FT.
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 90 NM WINDS 20 TO 33 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 150
NM WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE FRANK NEAR 19.7N 112.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 80 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...100 NM NE QUADRANT AND 60 NM
SW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 150 NM NE AND 90 NM SW
SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM NE AND
60 NM SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 210 NM NE SEMICIRCLE AND 150 NM
SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE FRANK NEAR 20.7N 114.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80 KT. LITTLE CHANGE IN RADIUS OF
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITH SEAS
TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 180
NM WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 20.7N 116.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRANK NEAR 21.0N 118.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION FRANK NEAR 21.5N 120.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 13.5N 120.3W 999 MB AT 0900 UTC
JUL 23 MOVING WNW OR 290 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS
55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 50 NM OF
CENTER EXCEPT 30 NM SW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 75
NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...90 NM NE QUADRANT AND 60 NM SW QUADRANT
WITH SEAS TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WINDS 20 TO 33 KT WITHIN 150 NM NW
AND 90 NM SE SEMICIRCLES. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE GEORGETTE NEAR 14.8N 123.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 70 NM N SEMICIRCLE...60 NM SE QUADRANT AND 50 NM SW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM AND 60 NM S
SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM N AND 90
NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED
SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 150 NM WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE GEORGETTE NEAR 16.7N 126.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 85 KT GUSTS 105 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 80 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...90 NM NE QUADRANT AND 60 NM
SW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM NE AND 60 NM SW
SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM WINDS 20
TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA
WITHIN 210 NM WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE GEORGETTE NEAR 18.0N 128.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT GUSTS 90 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 19.0N 130.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE NEAR 20.0N 132.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.

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.

.POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW ESTELLE NEAR 22.5N136.5W. WITHIN 150
NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 360 NM N AND 90 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW ESTELLE NEAR
24N140W. WITHIN 180 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 300 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW ESTELLE W OF AREA.
OVER FORECAST WATERS ASSOCIATED WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.

.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 120W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 119W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N BETWEEN 119W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0900 UTC SAT JUL 23...

.TROPICAL STORM FRANK...NUMEROUS STRONG WITHIN 120 NM SW
QUADRANT.

.TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE...NUMEROUS STRONG WITHIN 180 NM S
SEMICIRCLE.

.TROPICAL WAVE N OF 12N ALONG 92W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG CONVECTION FROM 12N TO 16N BETWEEN 89W AND 98W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 09N84W TO 07N93W TO 09N102W.
SCATTERED MODERATE TO ISOLATED STRONG CONVECTION FROM 04N TO 09N
BETWEEN 94W AND 101W.

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.FORECASTER MCELROY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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