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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC SUN MAY 01 2016

CCODE/1:31:04:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT VOS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

SECURITE

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC MAY 01
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAY 02
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAY 03

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 42N49W 1010 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 180 NM NW SEMICIRCLE
AND 180 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM OF LOW EXCEPT 360 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N45W 994 MB. WITHIN 120 NM W AND SW
SEMICIRCLES WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N42W 990 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W AND SW
SEMICIRCLES WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
30N TO 53N BETWEEN 35W AND 49W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18
FT...HIGHEST SW OF THE LOW CENTER.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL E OF FORECAST AREA. FROM 49N TO 55N
BETWEEN 35W AND 38W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM S OF A LINE FROM 56N35W TO 57N40W TO
62N50W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.FROM 50N TO 60N BETWEEN 35W AND 41W AREA OF W TO NW WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF FORECAST AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS N OF 57N W OF 43W AREA OF W TO NW
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 60N41W 1005 MB. WITHIN 240 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N39W 1006 MB. WITHIN 180 NM S AND 360 NM
W QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DESCRIBED IN STORM WARNING ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 41N69W 1013 MB. WITHIN 360 NM E
SEMICIRCLE AND 420 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N63W 1007 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM THE
LOW SE TO 44N57W...THEN SW TO 37N75W. WITHIN 300 NM E AND S OF
THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 38N54W 1012 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. WITHIN 300 NM OF LOW EXCEPT
NE QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 36N49W 1018 MB. WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
NW OF A LINE FROM 60N59W TO 65N52W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
WITHIN 120 NM OF 42N68W AND 60 NM OF 49N36W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 41N TO 47N W OF 54W.

.HIGH 45N37W 1027 MB MOVING E 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH E OF FORECAST AREA.

.HIGH 49N51W 1028 MB DRIFTING E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 43N64W 1027 MB MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N55W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N47W 1029 MB.

.HIGH 36N71W 1022 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N67W 1023 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 56N59W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 31N W OF 35W INCLUDING CARIBBEAN SEA AND
GULF OF MEXICO.

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAY 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON MAY 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE MAY 03.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC LOW PRES 25N37W 1015 MB. N OF 29N E OF 38W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N BETWEEN 85W AND 87.5W E
TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 14N BETWEEN 64W AND 70W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 23N BETWEEN 87.5W
AND 91.5W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N92W TO
26N97W. S OF 28N W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N91W TO 26N96W TO 20N97W.
FROM 22N TO 26N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N90W TO 26N95W TO 20N96W.
FROM 21N TO 25N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N87W TO 24N96W TO 19N94W. S
OF 24N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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