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FZPN03 KNHC 280259
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC WED JAN 28 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC WED JAN 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC THU JAN 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI JAN 30.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W TO 11N99W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NW AND NW SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 120W AND FROM 08N
TO 19N BETWEEN 114W AND 124W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N95.5W TO
11N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NW
AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 03N TO 14N BETWEEN 94W AND
120W AND FROM 08N TO 18N BETWEEN 114W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 12N98W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
ELSEWHERE FROM 02N TO 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 115W AND FROM 08N TO
17N BETWEEN 115W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF
A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 14N96.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM
02N TO 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 115W AND FROM 08N TO 17N BETWEEN 115W
AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO
10N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 10N88W TO 07N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NW
AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF THE COAST OF THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 08N90W NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 10N88W TO 07N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN
MIXED NW AND NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 08N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 10N88W TO 07N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN
MIXED NW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09N88W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A
LINE FROM 10N88W TO 07N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN
MIXED NW AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N96W
TO 10N87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 13N BETWEEN 85.5W AND
90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 04N TO
10N BETWEEN 90W AND 94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 8.5N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 88W AND
94W NE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 09N88.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 88W AND
94W NE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.S OF 07N BETWEEN 125W AND 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.S OF 00S BETWEEN 100W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 05N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 05N BETWEEN 79W AND 80W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 02N TO
05N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN
MIXED NW AND N SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 78.5W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST N OF 04N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
FROM 02N TO 04N BETWEEN 80W AND 82.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 21.5N TO 24.5N BETWEEN
107.5W AND 110W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM
20N TO 21.5N BETWEEN 108W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
8 FT IN MIXED NW AND N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 21.5N BETWEEN 108W AND 110W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NW AND N SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 22N TO 24N BETWEEN
108W AND 110W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N W OF 139W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0115 UTC WED JAN 28...
.TROUGH FROM 20N133W TO 16N136W...SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 16N TO
23N BETWEEN 120W AND 130W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH AXIS FROM 02N78W TO 05N85W TO 04N97W. ITCZ AXIS
FROM 04N97W TO 04N105W TO 09N138W TO 08N140W. NO SIGNIFICANT
DEEP CONVECTION.

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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