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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZPN03 KNHC

FZPN03 KNHC 242109
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC TUE JAN 24 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 TUE JAN 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED JAN 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU JAN 26.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.N OF 18N BETWEEN 115W AND 137W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE BOUNDED BY
LINE FROM 30N140W TO 30N116W TO 12N96W TO 03.4S110W TO 03.4S120W
TO 08N140W TO 30N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 17N W OF 137W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 10 FT. ELSEWHERE BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 30N140W TO
30N116W TO 04N93W TO 03.4S96W TO 03.4S117W TO 07N140W TO 30N140W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED S AND NW
SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS N OF 29N E OF 130W. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 13N140W TO 16N128W. WITHIN 150 NM
NW OF TROUGH NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. W OF LINE
FROM 30N137W TO 28N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED N AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE BOUNDED BY LINE
FROM 30N140W TO 30N116W TO 03.4N91W TO 03.4S92W TO 03.4S112W TO
05N110W TO 08N140W TO 30N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 10N140W TO 15N135W TO 15N126W.
WITHIN 480 NM N OF TROUGH NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT. W OF LINE FROM 30N132W TO 21N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED N AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE
BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 30N140W TO 30N116W TO 16N104W TO 06N110W TO
08N140W TO 30N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY
IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL. S OF 02N BETWEEN 91W AND 103W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 08N140W TO NEW LOW PRES 12N137W
1008 MB WITH TROUGH NE TO 17N130W. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY
26N140W TO 14N121W TO 11N140W TO 26N140W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 30N140W TO
30N119W TO 14N103W TO 04N110W TO 08N140W TO 30N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

.33 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 25N TO 30N NW TO
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA FROM 24.5N TO 29N NW TO N
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 AT 2100 UTC TUE JAN 24...

INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH

TROUGH FROM 06N86W TO 05N108W. ITCZ FROM 09N105W TO 02N140W. NO
SIGNIFICANT CONVECTION OBSERVED.


.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.