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FZPN03 KNHC 161427 RRA
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC MON JAN 16 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MON JAN 16.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE JAN 17.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED JAN 18.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 09N TO 17N W OF 134W AND FROM 13N TO 16N BETWEEN 126W
AND 134W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N133W TO 30N118W TO 16N117W TO 10N127W
TO 05N140W TO 26N140W TO 30N133W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 16N W OF 127W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N TO 23N W OF 128W AND
ALSO N OF 10N BETWEEN 128W AND A LINE FROM 30N118W TO 21N118W TO
15N113W TO 10N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N W OF 133W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 22N W OF
134W...FROM 08N TO 20N BETWEEN 121W AND 134W AND ALSO FROM 05N
TO 20N BETWEEN 106W AND 121W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.FROM 10N TO 12N E OF 88.5W...INCLUDING GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
11N86W TO 11N87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF
A LINE FROM 12N87W TO 12N88W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 11N87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF MEXICO FROM 19N TO 20N NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.09 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF A LINE FROM 29N140W TO 30N135W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

CONVECTION VALID AT 0915 UTC MON JAN 16...

.TROUGH FROM 10N129W TO 06N135W...SCATTERED MODERATE FROM
06N TO 10N BETWEEN 134W AND 135W.

.SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 30 NM OF 13N113W.

.SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 120W AND 124W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 03N78W TO LOW PRES NEAR 02N82W 1011 MB TO
03N89W TO 03N99W. ITCZ AXIS EXTENDS FROM 03N99W TO 06N108W TO
06N118W TO 09N125W. ITCZ AXIS RESUMES AT 08N133W TO BEYOND
07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 60 NM N AND S OF THE AXIS
BETWEEN 108W AND 112W...WITHIN 60 NM N OF THE AXIS BETWEEN 112W
AND 114W...WITHIN 60 NM OF THE AXIS BETWEEN 118W AND 125W AND
WITHIN 60 NM N OF THE AXIS W OF 138W.

$$

.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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