High Seas Forecast
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HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC THU DEC 08 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC THU DEC 08.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI DEC 09.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT DEC 10.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.18 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14N95.5W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 13N96W TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 13N96W TO 11N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
REMAINDER WATERS BOUNDED BY 16N95W TO 14N93W TO 09N97W TO 12N101W
TO 16N95W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE AND SW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA BETWEEN 25N AND 28N NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA S OF 27N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 120W AND 125W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 14N W OF 128W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0900 UTC THU DEC 08...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N85W TO 08N100W TO 09N110W TO 09N115W.
ITCZ FROM 09N115W TO 08N140W. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG FROM
04N TO 08N E OF 83W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN
150 NM OF LINE FROM 08N97W TO 12N109W TO 11N126W TO 08N134W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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