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FZNT02 KNHC 060256
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC FRI MAY 06 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FRI MAY 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAY 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAY 08.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 27N71W TO 21N76W. N OF 27N E OF
FRONT TO 61W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF
30N W OF 74W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE
W OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N74W TO 27N71W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 11 FT IN MIXED S AND NE TO E SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 21N74W. N OF 24.5N E
OF FRONT TO 61W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 24N70W TO
20N74W. N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO 61W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE...SE TO S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 29N65W TO
22N69W TO 20N72W. N OF 25N E OF FRONT TO 58W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE...SE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC FROM 21N TO 26N BETWEEN 42W AND 52W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 150 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
17N43W TO 27N57W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED
E...SE AND NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 24N54W
TO 31N59W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16N46W TO 29N58W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED E...SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 31N58W TO 18N47W TO
14N53W TO 25N58W TO 31N58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
E TO SE SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN 18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 20N76W TO 18N79W TO
12N84W. S OF 15N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N76W TO 11N84W. S OF
14.5N W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N75W TO
17N78W TO 10.5N83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 28N BETWEEN 87W AND 91W N WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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