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FZPN03 KNHC 260254
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SUN OCT 26 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN OCT 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON OCT 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE OCT 28.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
10N98W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF
LINE 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 08N100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 02N TO 08N BETWEEN 92W
AND 101W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 13N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM
EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 11N97W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 04N
TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND 100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 15N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 08N TO 14N
BETWEEN 95W AND 100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND SW SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 08N BETWEEN 91W AND
100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 10N96W 1009 MB. WITHIN 90 NM S
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N124W TO 22N140W. W OF FRONT WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 28N TO 30N W OF 117W NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE NW OF LINE FROM
29N114.5W TO 13N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 30N123W TO
20N116W TO 22N110W TO 13N125W TO 15N138W TO 20N137W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.

.S OF 009N BETWEEN 93W AND 100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT
IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0300 UTC SUN OCT 26...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH AXIS FROM 08N78W TO 11N86W TO LOW PRES NEAR
10N94W 1010 MB TO 09N112W TO LOW PRES NEAR 13N130W 1010 MB TO
08N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 180 NM S OF
AXIS 83W AND 90W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 120 NW QUADRANT AND
240 NM SW QUADRANT OF LOW PRES NEAR 10N94W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 60 NM SW QUADRANT OF LOW PRES NEAR 09N112W. SCATTERED
MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM S OF AXIS BETWEEN 120W AND 128W.

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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