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NWS Forecast

FZPN03 KNHC 210320
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SUN DEC 21 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SUN DEC 21.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON DEC 22.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE DEC 23.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 08N TO 22N W OF 120W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT WITH MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N116W TO
10N115W TO 02N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT PRIMARILY IN
NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS AT 30N122W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 20N W OF 125W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT WITH MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. N OF 29N BETWEEN
119W AND 123W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF
LINE FROM 30N116W TO 10N105W TO 00N128W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 15N W OF 132W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT WITH NW SWELL. N OF 28N BETWEEN 123W AND 127W N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE FROM 30N116W
TO 15N104W TO 10N105W TO 00N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

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

CONVECTION VALID 0300 UTC SUN DEC 21...                    

LOW PRES 08N103W 1009 MB
SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG
WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 08N96W TO 07N107W.

INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH
            
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 07N78W TO 06N90W. ITCZ FROM 06N90W TO LOW PRES
08N103W TO 06N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE WITHIN 120 NM OF 05N80W...
WITHIN 60 NM OF 07N125W AND WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 09N136W TO
08N140W.


.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.