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FZPN03 KNHC 292203
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC THU JAN 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC THU JAN 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI JAN 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT JAN 31.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W
AND 106W AND FROM 04N TO 07N BETWEEN 106W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14.5N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO
11.5N99W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 03N TO 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 109W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.42 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 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14.5N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 04N TO
14N BETWEEN 93W AND 105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 04N TO 14N BETWEEN
94W AND 106W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N90W NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 05N TO
12N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 10N87.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 87W AND 93W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 86W AND 88.5W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W
TO 08.5N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF A LINE FROM
10N87W TO 08.5N90W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 06N TO 08N BETWEEN 79W AND 81W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
PANAMA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 02N TO 06N
BETWEEN 79.5W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 23N TO 28N W OF 108W NW TO N WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.FROM 08N TO 13N W OF 130W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
FROM 07N TO 16N BETWEEN 117W AND 130W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF 125W N OF 08N TO A LINE FROM 15N125W TO
19N140W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 17N W OF 125W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 122W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 118W AND 128W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 2100 UTC THU JAN 29...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N90W TO 08N128W TO 07N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
WITHIN 150 NM N OF AXIS BETWEEN 110W AND 123W.

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.




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