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FZPN03 KNHC 132105
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC SAT FEB 13 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC SAT FEB 13.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN FEB 14.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON FEB 15.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W... INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W TO
10N101W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. FROM 06N TO
08N BETWEEN 93W AND 96W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11
FT. REMAINDER OF AREA BETWEEN LINE FROM 14N93W TO 03.4S102W AND
110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 180NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96W
TO 08N103W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN LINE FROM 14N93W
TO 03.4S105W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 15N103W TO
08N90W TO 03.4S100W TO 15N103W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 15N104W TO
07N92W TO 03.4S93W TO 15N104W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.TROUGH FROM 16N128W TO 06N132W. N OF 12N WITHIN 480 NM E AND
WITHIN 360 NM W OF TROUGH NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N110W TO 03.4S110W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 17N124W TO 07N132W. N OF 12N
WITHIN 240 NM W OF TROUGH NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 27N W OF 123W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N108W TO
03.4S108W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. WITHIN 180 NM OF 11N133W NE
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 07N W OF
124W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA
W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO 15N105W TO 03.4S105W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 21N BETWEEN 132W AND 140W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF LINE
FROM 30N121W TO 24N132W TO 15N126W TO 15N104W TO 03.4S104W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 07N95W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO 08N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULFS OF PAPAGAYO AND FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO 07N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
10N90W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
08N92W... INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.

.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 07N79W TO 04N83W N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 04N81W N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 03N83W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC SAT FEB 13...

TROUGH FROM 12N121W TO 06N122W...SCATTERED MODERATE N OF 10N
WITHIN 90 NM E OF TROUGH.

TROUGH FROM 16N128W TO 06N132W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 121W AND 133W.

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM FROM 04N85W TO 05N105W TO 04N120W...THEN RESUMES
FROM 06N123W TO 02N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 04N92W TO 04N104W TO 08N114W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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