High Seas Forecast
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FZPN03 KNHC 010927
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SUN MAY 01 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN MAY 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON MAY 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE MAY 03.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 20N BETWEEN 110W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW AND S SWELL. N OF 26N BETWEEN 120W
AND 128W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NW AND S SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N120W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 122W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NW AND SW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N134W TO 27N140W. W OF FRONT
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

.FROM 13N TO 20N BETWEEN 108W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN SW SWELL. FROM 07N TO 11N W OF 130W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA TROUGH FROM 31N113W TO 30N115W. S OF TROUGH
TO 29.5N S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA TROUGH FROM 31N113W TO
30N115W. 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 0900 UTC SUN MAY 01...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS FROM 10N98W TO 08N110W TO 06N122W. THE
ITCZ AXIS STRETCHES FROM 05N126N TO BEYOND 03N140W. A SURFACE
TROUGH IS EMBEDDED WITHIN THE ITCZ/TROUGH AND EXTENDS ALONG 123W
FROM 04N TO 10N. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG IS NOTED
FROM 04N TO 08N BETWEEN 83W AND 87W...FROM 07N TO 10N BETWEEN
100W AND 105W...AND FROM 04N TO 10N BETWEEN 109W AND 117W.

$$

.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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