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FZNT02 KNHC 280232
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT MAY 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SAT MAY 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAY 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON MAY 30.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO NEAR 29.0N 75.9W 1009 MB AT 0300 UTC
MAY 28 MOVING W NW OR 300 DEG AT 10 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS
30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NE
QUADRANT...30 NM SE QUADRANT...15 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 90 NM NW
QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM NE...75 NM
SE...90 NM SW AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF 30N75W AND
WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 28N71W TO 25N70W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 30.1N 77.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 50 NM N SEMICIRCLE OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 60 NM E AND 30 NM W SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WITH SEAS TO 15
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM NE AND 75 NM SW SEMICIRCLES OF
CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER WATERS
WITHIN 180 NM NE AND 90 NM SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 31.3N 78.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 60 NM NE...40 NM SE AND 50 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER WITH SEAS TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
REMAINDER WATERS WITHIN 150 NM N AND 120 NM S SEMICIRCLES WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 32.7N 79.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 50 NM NE...40 NM SE AND 30 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 30 NM OF CENTER WITH SEAS TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW TWO NEAR 33.5N
78.2W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW TWO NEAR 34.0N
77.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW TWO NEAR 34.5N
76.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

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

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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