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High Seas Forecast (Tropical SE Pacific)



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FZPN04 KNHC 272215
HSFEP3

CCODE/1:31:16:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2315 UTC TUE JUN 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 03.4S TO 18.5S E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC TUE JUN 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED JUN 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU JUN 29.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.S OF 07S BETWEEN 98W AND 110W...AND FROM 08S TO 11S W OF 110W 
E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN S SWELL. 
ELSEWHERE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 10S BETWEEN 87W AND 110W E TO SE WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
8 TO 11 FT IN S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 13S BETWEEN 85W AND 105W E TO SE WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
8 TO 10 FT IN S SWELL.

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

BEGINNING 1800 UTC JUNE 30 2017...THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR
METAREA XVI - THE SOUTHEAST PACIFIC OCEAN FROM 03.4S TO 18.5S
AND EAST OF 120W WILL NO LONGER BE ISSUED BY THE TROPICAL
ANALYSIS AND FORECAST BRANCH OF THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.
THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XVI WILL BE ISSUED BY THE
DIRECTORATE OF HYDROGRAPHY AND NAVIGATION OF THE PERUVIAN NAVY.
TAFB WILL BE THE PRIMARY BACKUP ISSUING CENTER IN THE EVENT PERU
IS UNABLE TO TRANSMIT THE HIGH SEAS FORECAST.

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.FORECASTER . NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.