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NWS Forecast

FZPN03 KNHC 141523
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC SUN FEB 14 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC SUN FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

GALE WARNING

.WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO
13.5N96W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 16N95W TO 15N95W TO 13.5N96W TO 11N100W N NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. FROM 04N TO 11N BETWEEN 93W
AND 108W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN 93W
AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.

12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 14N BETWEEN 94.5W AND 95.5W
INCLUDING
THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 91W AND 104W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N
BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

GALE WARNING

.TROUGH FROM 14N123W TO 07N124W. FROM 09N TO 14N W OF TROUGH TO
134W NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 07N
TO 14N W OF TROUGH TO 137W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT. FROM 10N TO 14N E OF TROUGH TO 121W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 15N128W TO 08N130W. FROM 08N TO
13N W OF TROUGH TO 140W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT. FROM 10N TO 15N E OF TROUGH TO 122W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 14N130W TO 07N131W. W OF TROUGH NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. FROM 10N TO 13N E OF
TROUGH TO 124W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY
IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 13N131W TO 07N132W. W OF TROUGH NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
FROM 09N TO 13N E OF TROUGH TO 128W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ELSEWHERE N OF 06N W OF 127W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9
TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA SE OF A
LINE FROM 23N110W TO 14N100W AND W OF 100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 16N TO 28N W OF 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL...HIGHEST S OF
20N. FROM 15N TO 20N BETWEEN 122W AND 130W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF
AREA SE OF A LINE FROM 23N110W TO 14N100W AND W OF 100W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 18N TO 25N W OF 128W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF
AREA SE OF A LINE FROM 23N110W TO 14N100W AND W OF 100W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 13N W OF 134W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 13N W OF 92W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

WITHIN 75 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 11N86W TO 09N91W

INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. N OF 12N E OF 89W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W AND
93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12N BETWEEN 86W AND 90W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 03N TO 11N BETWEEN 90W
AND 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND SW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PAPAGAYO FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N E OF 89W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

N OF 03N BETWEEN 79W AND 83W
INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA...
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 05N81W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 08N79W
TO 07N79W TO 04N81.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF PANAMA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 30N NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA N OF 26N W OF 110W NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF CALIFORNIA 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 0845 UTC SUN FEB 14...

TROUGH FROM 14N123W TO 07N124W...SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED
STRONG FROM 06N TO 10N E OF TROUGH TO 120W. SIMILAR CONVECTION
IS FROM 07.5N TO 09N BETWEEN 115W AND 118W.

INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH

  
ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N89W TO 03N110W TO 04N124W TO 01N140W.
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM 02N TO 04N BETWEEN
90W AND 99W.


.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.