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FZNT01 KWBC 180354
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC THU SEP 18 2014

CCODE/2:31:04:11:00/AOW+AOE/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SEP 18
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 19
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 20

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 38.7N 48.2W 958 MB AT 0300 UTC SEP 18
MOVING ENE OR 060 DEG AT 26 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT
GUSTS 90 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 150 NM NE AND SW
QUADRANTS...90 NM NW QUADRANT AND 200 NM SE QUADRANT.  SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 210 NM NE QUADRANT...330 NM SE
QUADRANT...310 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 360 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS
TO 48 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM EDOUARD NEAR 40.2N 40.4W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 120 NM NE QUADRANT...150 NM SE QUADRANT...130 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 80 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 240 NM E AND S SEMICIRCLES...AND 300 NM NW QUADRANT WITH
SEAS TO 38 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 40.0N 36.6W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 0 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT
OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NE QUADRANT...240 NM S SEMICIRCLE...AND
60 NM NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 20 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 39.4N 32.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 37.0N
29.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 58N61W 992 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. FROM 52N TO 59N W OF 46W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N60W 991 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NE OF A LINE
FROM 63N55W TO 59N47W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 62N58W 995 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E SEMICIRCLE
AND 180 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 60N TO 62N W OF 63W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 66N58W 1001 MB. FROM 64N TO 67N BETWEEN
THE W GREENLAND COAST AND 56W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST CENTER 63N63W 998 MB MOVING NW 05 KT AND
SECOND CENTER 59N42W 1014 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 240 NM NE
QUADRANT OF FIRST CENTER...AND WITHIN 180 NM NE OF A LOW PRES
TROUGH FROM FIRST CENTER TO 63N56W TO 59N53W TO SECOND CENTER
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM E OF
THE GREENLAND COAST...AND N OF 59N W OF 45W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW
62N58W DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 32N74W 1009 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 37N63W 1008 MB. WITHIN 240 NM E OF A FRONT
FROM 40N61W TO LOW TO 31N70W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N47W 1010 MB. FROM 36N TO 47N BETWEEN
47W AND 60W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
36N TO 43N BETWEEN 60W AND 71W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST INLAND LOW 52N57W 1007 MB. FROM 49N TO 54N W
OF 52W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N52W 996 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 55N TO 61N
BETWEEN 56W AND 64W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 53N46W 1001 MB. FROM 47N TO 55N
BETWEEN 35W AND 41W...AND FROM 47N TO 55N BETWEEN 46W AND 60W
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE WITH HURRICANE
EDOUARD FROM 31N TO 45N BETWEEN 43W AND 56W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION WITH
TROPICAL STORM EDOUARD FROM 35N TO 47N BETWEEN 35W AND 46W WINDS
20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS
SECTION ABOVE WITH POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD FROM 35N TO 47N BETWEEN
35W AND 42W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
FROM 41N TO 44N BETWEEN 37W AND 40W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 47N TO 59N BETWEEN 37W AND 46W.

.HIGH 42N63W 1017 MB MOVING E 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N57W 1010 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 49N41W 1018 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MOVED E OF AREA.

.HIGH 35N36W 1025 MB DRIFTING SE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N35W 1023 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N35W 1021 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N49W 1022 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N68W 1030 MB.

.FORECASTER KELLS. 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 0000 UTC THU SEP 18.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI SEP 19.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT SEP 20.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC HURRICANE EDOUARD N OF AREA. N OF A LINE FROM 31N55W TO
28N50W TO 31N45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY
IN NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 29N81W. N OF
30N E OF FRONT TO 69W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 27N78W. N OF 30N E
OF FRONT TO 66W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 27N80W. WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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