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FZNT01 KWBC 101559
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC WED FEB 10 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC FEB 10
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 11
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 12

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MEAN CENTER NEAR 49N52W 978 MB MOVING NE 25
KT. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16
TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 420 NM OF LOW
CENTER...AND BETWEEN 45N AND N OF A LINE FROM 31N60W TO 38N35W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 28 FT...EXCEPT N OF 49N AND ALSO S
OF 36N SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MERGED LOW 54N38W 976 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND
300 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 22 TO 34 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 300 NM OF LOW CENTER...AND WITHIN 120 NM N AND NW OF A
LINE FROM 58N49W TO 58N41W TO 64N35W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11
TO 22 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW JUST E OF AREA 56N33W 969 MB. WITHIN 120
NM N OF A LINE FROM 58N50W TO 59N44W TO 61N41W WINDS 40 TO 50
KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 45N35W TO
53N50W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 39N67W 1000 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
240 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 40N W OF 60W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO
22 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N60W 997 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N52W 997 MB. N OF 31N WITHIN 180 NM SE
OF A LINE FROM 46N37W TO 42N47W TO 34N57W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 35N TO 46N
BETWEEN 35W AND 45W...FROM 31N TO 44N BETWEEN 45W AND 61W...AND
FROM 31N TO 41N W OF 61W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24
FT...EXCEPT W OF 64W SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED E OF AREA. FROM 31N TO 44N E OF 49W
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 62N38W 992 MB MOVING E 10 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 59N
E OF 51W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED E OF AREA. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED
ABOVE WITH LOW 54N38W.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N66W 999 MB. WITHIN 120 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MEAN CENTER NEAR 47N55W 995
MB. BETWEEN 180 NM AND 540 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
14 TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 34N TO 46N BETWEEN 49W AND 69W...AND
WITHIN 420 NM W QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 57N W OF 53W AREA OF
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 57N57W 983 MB. FROM 58N TO 61N W OF
50W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 56N W OF
54W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 63N W OF GREENLAND.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 59N59W TO 64N52W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 60N59W TO 65N53W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 33N W OF 77W AREA OF SW WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 40N TO 49N E OF 53W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 40N TO 45N E OF 53W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG E OF AREA.

.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 1200 UTC WED FEB 10.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU FEB 11.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FRI FEB 12.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 20.5N74.5W. N OF 28N W OF 68W W WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF FRONT SW
TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL
OUTSIDE BAHAMAS. N OF 29N WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 20N
W OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N59W TO 20N70W. N OF 29N
WITHIN 60 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
N OF 28N W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT IN NW SWELL OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N58W TO 20N70W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 60 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT
IN NW SWELL. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 78W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N E OF 77W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 20N70W. N OF 20N E
OF 70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN S OF 15N BETWEEN 67W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 79 NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 79 NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W
AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
71W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO
E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W
AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL. REMAINDER AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 74W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 20N TO 25N E OF 40W AND S OF 20N E OF 63W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N E OF 61W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N E OF 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 15N79W TO 10N81W.
FROM S OF 18N W OF FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO
18N77W TO 10N81W. S OF 15N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL. N OF 17N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W...INCLUDING
WINDWARD PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 16N TO 20N
BETWEEN 78W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE
SWELL. N OF 16N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.06 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 AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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