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NWS Forecast

FZPN03 KNHC 020854
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                             
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                         
1030 UTC TUE SEP 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC TUE SEP 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED SEP 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU SEP 04.

.WARNINGS.

GALE WARNING

.LOW PRES NEAR 16N107W 1006 MB. WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER SE
QUADRANT SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N
TO 16N BETWEEN 105W AND 112W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT. FROM 16N TO 19N BETWEEN 103W AND 106W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 10N TO 12N BETWEEN 112W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES
POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
18N108W 1004 MB WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE 17N105W TO 14N107W SW WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM
17N104W TO 12N110W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER
OF AREA FROM 12N TO 22N BETWEEN 102W AND 110W...AND FROM 11N TO
15N BETWEEN 110W AND 115W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED SWELL.

48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES
POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
19N110W 1002 MB. WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 60 NM NW
QUADRANT WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 16N TO
21N BETWEEN 105W AND 112W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 12N TO 22N BETWEEN 103W AND 112W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.S OF 02S W OF 112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N134W TO 04N128W TO 06N117W
TO 01S109W TO 03.4S98W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN SW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF LINE FROM 00N132W TO 08N121W TO 00N104W
TO 03.4S91W 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 0815 UTC TUE SEP 02...

.LOW PRES NEAR 16N107W 1006 MB. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG
FROM 14N TO 17N BETWEEN 106W AND 112W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 14N109W TO 10N122W
AND FROM 17N TO 21N BETWEEN 102W AND 110W. 

INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH
            
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 09N83W TO 08N93W THEN RESUMES FROM LOW PRES
NEAR 16N107W 1006 MB TO 18N115W TO 12N126W. ITCZ FROM 12N126W TO
11N140W. SCATTERED STRONG WITHIN 45 TO 60 NM ALONG COAST OF
COLOMBIA N OF 03N...AND N OF 06N TO OVER PANAMA BETWEEN 78W AND
84W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 90 NM ALONG
ENTIRE COAST OF COSTA RICA. SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 04N TO 12N
BETWEEN 90W AND 100W...FROM 12N TO 16N BETWEEN 98W AND 105W.


.FORECASTER PAW. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.