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FZPN03 KNHC 241538
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC THU APR 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 3.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC THU APR 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FRI APR 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT APR 26.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 25N BETWEEN 115W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 119W AND 122W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 113W AND 132W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N BETWEEN 115W AND 132W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW SWELL.

.FROM 09N TO 14N W OF 133W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 20N140W
TO 08N140W TO 08N123W TO 12N123W TO 20N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 20N W OF 122W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 23N140W
TO 20N110W TO 08N110W TO 08N140W TO 23N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE...SW...AND NW SWELL.

.S OF A LINE FROM 03.4S92W TO 10N114W TO 00N134W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN S TO SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF A LINE FROM 15N122W TO 15N110W TO 10N98W
TO 02N81W...EXCEPT WITHIN 240 NM NE OF GALAPAGOS ISLANDS...WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN S TO SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF A LINE FROM 20N110W TO 10N76W TO 02N91W
TO 01N82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 1500 UTC THU APR 24...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
NO MONSOON TROUGH IS PRESENT. ITCZ AXIS FROM 07N81W TO 04N110W
TO 03N125W TO BEYOND 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
N OF 05N BETWEEN 78W AND 82W...N OF ITCZ BETWEEN 82W AND 85W...
WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF ITCZ BETWEEN 86W AND 89W....WITHIN
180 NM S OF ITCZ BETWEEN 88W AND 90W...WITHIN 180 NM S OF ITCZ
BETWEEN 100W AND 110W...AND WITHIN 240 NM N OF ITCZ BETWEEN 117W
AND 121W.

$$
.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.




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