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FZNT02 KNHC 020255
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC MON MAR 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MON MAR 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE MAR 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED MAR 04.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17.5N BETWEEN 68W AND 79W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. S OF 16N BETWEEN 79W AND
83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N
BETWEEN 72W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
FROM 16N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 74W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 17N BETWEEN 69W AND 83W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
72W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 71W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT FROM 16N TO 17.5N
BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17.5N BETWEEN
67W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO
E SWELL. S OF 16N BETWEEN 78W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 26N BETWEEN 66W AND 77W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC FROM 14N TO 18N BETWEEN 49W AND 58W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. S OF A LINE FROM
27N35W TO 27N45W TO 22N66W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N E OF 63W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 19N W OF 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W...INCLUDING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.ATLC 42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N55W TO 29N60W TO
28N68W. N OF 30N BETWEEN 58W AND 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N51W TO 29N56W TO 27N65W.
W OF FRONT TO 64W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED
NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 19N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 25N BETWEEN 93W AND 96W AND WITHIN 60 NM OF
SHORE BETWEEN 89W AND 93W AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 22N W OF 92W AND WITHIN 60 NM OF SHORE N
OF 28N E OF 92W AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 18N94W TO 24N94W TO 29N90W
AND WITHIN 60 NM OF SHORE N OF 25N E OF 90W AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

$$
.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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