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FZNT02 KNHC 280301
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT MAR 28 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAR 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAR 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON MAR 30.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N80W TO 29N81W. NW OF FRONT AND ALSO S
OF 29N W OF 78W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF 29N
WITHIN 270 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO 63W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND IN NEAR NUMEROUS TSTMS
SE OF FRONT TO LINE FROM 31N72W TO 26N75W TO 23N80W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 22N76W. N OF 27N W
OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 30N WITHIN
360 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO 60W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N68W TO 21N74W. N
OF 30N WITHIN 150 NM W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. N OF 28N E OF FRONT TO 61W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 21N73W.
SECOND COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO 26N73W. N OF 30N WITHIN 270 NM
E OF WEAKENING COLD FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N
OF 28N WITHIN 240 NM W OF SECOND FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.ATLC WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N35W TO 25N40W...THEN
DISSIPATING TO 21N45W. FROM 21N TO 23N BETWEEN 54W AND 58W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 23N W OF FRONT TO 48W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 31N38W TO 24N37W TO 21N39W. NE OF
LINE FROM 31N37W TO 28N35W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N E OF 39N AND ALSO N OF 29N BETWEEN 37W
AND 44W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 31N40W TO 26N38W TO 21N39W. N OF
29N E OF 38W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.CARIBBEAN COLD FRONT ACROSS YUCATAN CHANNEL. N OF FRONT NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 22N77W TO 16N83W. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 18N85W. N
OF 20N W OF 85W...INCLUDING YUCATAN CHANNEL...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT YUCATAN CHANNEL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO
18N85W. N OF 20N W OF 82W...INCLUDING YUCATAN CHANNEL...NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT YUCATAN CHANNEL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 20N73W TO
18N85W. N OF 18N W OF 81W...INCLUDING THE YUCATAN CHANNEL...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 DISSIPATING FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 20N73W TO 18N85W. N OF 18N
BETWEEN 78W AND 83W AND YUCATAN CHANNEL NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 27N83W SW TO 21N87W. NW OF FRONT
TO LINE FROM 30N86W TO 25N92W TO 20N97W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25
KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF 20N W OF 95W. SEAS TO 9 FT...EXCEPT
8 TO 11 FT S OF 22N W OF 94W...HIGHEST S OF 20N W OF 95W.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25N81W TO 21N86W. S OF 23N E
OF 89W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT MOVED SE OF AREA. S OF 24N E OF
88W...INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST YUCATAN CHANNEL NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N BETWEEN 85W AND 91W...INCLUDING
YUCATAN CHANNEL...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT LITTLE
CHANGE.

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

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.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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