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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC TUE SEP 16 2014

CCODE/2:31:04:11:00/AOW+AOE/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC SEP 16
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 17
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 18

.WARNINGS.

....HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 30.2N 57.3W 963 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 16
MOVING NNW OR 340 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT
GUSTS 115 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 150 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 130 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
240 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 210 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 40 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 34.3N 56.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 140 NM NE QUADRANT...170 NM SE QUADRANT...160 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 130 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
240 NM N SEMICIRCLE...300 NM SE AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS WITH
SEAS TO 44 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 39.5N 48.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 130 NM N SEMICIRCLE...170 NM SE QUADRANT AND 180 NM SW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 180 NM NE QUADRANT...360
NM SE QUADRANT...300 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 240 NM NW QUADRANT
WITH SEAS TO 45 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM EDOUARD NEAR 41.3N 39.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 40.5N 35.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 38.5N 32.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 49N49W 1007 MB MOVING N 20 KT. WITHIN 300 NM NE
QUADRANT...AND WITHIN 180 E OF FRONT FROM LOW TO 45N45W TO
40N47W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N46W 1001 MB. FROM 54N TO 60N BETWEEN
37W AND 52W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT. ALSO FROM 40N TO
54N BETWEEN 35W AND 40W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW
59N62W DESCRIBED BELOW.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW JUST INLAND 55N57W 1004 MB MOVING N 20 KT. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 180 NM NE AND E QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N55W 999 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E AND NE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 62N60W 998 MB. N OF 60N BETWEEN 46W AND
61W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 59N62W
DESCRIBED BELOW.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N62W 990 MB. WITHIN 360 NM S...540 NM
E...AND 480 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 54N W OF 40W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE WITH HURRICANE
EDOUARD FROM 31N TO 33N BETWEEN 52W AND 60W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE
WITH HURRICANE EDOUARD FROM 31N TO 40N BETWEEN 49W AND 62W WINDS
20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE
WITH HURRICANE EDOUARD FROM 33N TO 45N BETWEEN 41W AND 55W WINDS
20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.N OF 63N W OF 53W S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW 62N60W IN
WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.FROM 33N TO 48N BETWEEN 35W AND 39W WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS
TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 180 NM NE OF
A LINE FROM 54N57W TO 45N48W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 90 NM NE OF 64N60W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 46N BETWEEN 43W AND 50W.

.HIGH 53N37W 1024 MB MOVING SE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED E OF AREA.

.HIGH 37N39W 1023 MB MOVING SE 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N38W 1022 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N36W 1021 MB.

.HIGH 41N67W 1019 MB MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 44N45W 1017 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 51N39W 1018 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 42N61W 1016 MB.

.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 0600 UTC TUE SEP 16.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED SEP 17.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU SEP 18.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 30.2N 57.3W 963 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 16
MOVING NNW OR 340 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT
GUSTS 115 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 150 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 130 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
240 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 210 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 40 FT.
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 180 NM SW
SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF
AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 31N66W TO 25N68W TO 20N65W TO 26N50W
TO 31N49W TO 31N66W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN A
BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 34.3N 56.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 140 NM NE QUADRANT...170 NM SE QUADRANT...160 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 130 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 300 NM SE AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS WITH
SEAS TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 360 NM SE
AND 270 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF FORECAST WATERS BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 31N62W TO
26N60W TO 26N52W TO 31N48W TO 31N62W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 39.5N 48.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 130 NM N SEMICIRCLE...170 NM SE QUADRANT AND 180 NM SW
QUADRANT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 31N54W TO 28N50W TO 31N43W TO 31N54W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM EDOUARD NEAR 41.3N 39.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 40.5N 35.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 38.5N 32.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 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.

.ATLC FROM 17N TO 20N BETWEEN 48W AND 51W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 30N E OF 43W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N E OF 38W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 8 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.30 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 LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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