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NWS Forecast

FZPN03 KNHC 172110
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                             
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                         
2230 UTC THU APR 17 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC THU APR 17.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI APR 18.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT APR 19.

.WARNINGS.

GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC GALE WARNING

.30 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.

36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 15 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W

INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N95W
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 12N96W

INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 17N140W TO 08N127W TO 05N140W
TO 17N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NW...NE AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 17N140W TO
08N135W TO 08N140W TO 17N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW...NE AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 17N W OF 135W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW AND SE SWELL.

.N OF 28N BETWEEN 119W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN MIXED N AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 120W AND 125W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED N AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.OVER FORECAST WATERS S OF LINE FROM 01N124W TO 01N115W TO
03.4S105W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED S SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 11N105W TO 05N101W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.18 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 2100 UTC THU APR 17... 

INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH
              
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N85W TO 06N90W. ITCZ FROM 06N90W TO
05N101W TO 05N114W TO 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 05.5N82W TO 04.5N99W AND
FROM 10N91W TO 05.5N95W...AND FROM 08N103W TO 04N108W...AND
WITHIN 180 NM OF LINE FROM 04N122W TO 06N140W.


.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.