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FZNT01 KWBC 072218
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV...UPDATED PART 2
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC SUN FEB 07 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC FEB 07
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 08
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 09

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 32N76W 992 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS BETWEEN
60 NM AND 180 NM N AND W QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 11 TO
20 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 38N W OF 64W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW 33N75W 986 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
BETWEEN 60 NM AND 180 NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 65 KT.
SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N66W 976 MB. WITHIN 300 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS...BETWEEN 120 NM AND 180 NM W QUADRANT AND FROM 41N TO
43N BETWEEN 61W AND 67W WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 22 TO 44
FT...HIGHEST IN S QUADRANT. ALSO FROM 31N TO 45N BETWEEN 56W AND
71W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 32 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE
FROM 31N51W TO 41N42W TO 45N46W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N57W 984 MB. WITHIN 120 NM SW AND 300 NM
S QUADRANTS AND FROM 47N TO 50N BETWEEN 47W AND 60W WINDS 40 TO
55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 34 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 44N56W. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
900 NM SE QUADRANT AND FROM 45N TO 52N BETWEEN 40W AND 62W WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 27 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW E OF AREA 55N20W 956 MB MOVING E 35 KT. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 900 NM W QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 32
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1020 NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS WELL E OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF GREENLAND AND NW OF A LINE FROM
61N41W TO 63N35W AREA OF N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO
24 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 60N E OF GREENLAND WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
12 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 58N37W 979 MB. WITHIN 240 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
420 NM N QUADRANT AND 360 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N39W 999 MB. WITHIN 120 NM SW OF A LINE
FROM 56N38W TO 58N42W TO 61N47W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM N QUADRANT AND 300 NM S OF A LINE
FROM 57N35W TO 62N51W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 20 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS S OF A LINE FROM 34N76W
TO 35N71W TO 33N66W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 39N65W 991 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
LOW CENTER TO 35N71W TO 31N78W. WITHIN 360 NM E OF FRONT WINDS
40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 540 NM S AND 780 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 17 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW INLAND 50N59W 1004 MB MOVING E 30 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 300 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS OVER
ICE 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N41W 1004 MB. WITHIN 360 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS E OF
AREA.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING ...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE FROM 66N53W TO
58N55W TO 55N50W TO 51N50W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NW AND W OF A
LINE FROM 62N50W TO 55N52W AND FROM 47N TO 52N W OF 50W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 60N46W TO 58N58W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 40N56W 1016 MB MOVING E 15 KT. WITHIN 120 NM OF LOW WINDS
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW
39N66W IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 52N BETWEEN 50W AND A LINE FROM
52N52W TO 60N60W TO 67N59W AREA OF W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 49N BETWEEN 50W AND A LINE FROM 49N53W TO
59N61W TO 63N60W AREA OF W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW 57N39W IN
WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
FROM 40N TO 43N BETWEEN 42W AND 46W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 41N TO 48N BETWEEN 35W AND 53W.

.HIGH 43N49W 1026 MB MOVING SE 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. 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 1800 UTC SUN FEB 07.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON FEB 08.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE FEB 09.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC STORM WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 25N74W TO 22N77W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT
W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT E OF 80W AND 8 TO 12
FT W OF 80W. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT NE OF BAHAMAS. N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO 70W S TO
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF FRONT TO A
LINE FROM 31N67W TO 27N68W TO 22N74W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 27N71W TO 21N75W. N
OF 29N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO
22 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 78W W TO NW WINDS 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA W OF FRONT W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS. N OF 27N E
OF FRONT TO 67W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N60W TO 24N70W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO 27N67W TO 20N73W. N
OF 29N BETWEEN 68W AND 75W W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO
27 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 77W W TO NW WINDS 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 25N W OF FRONT W
TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS. N OF
28N E OF FRONT TO 62W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12
FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N57W TO
24N63W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N61W TO 24N65W TO 20N70W. N
OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 73W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO
27 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 22N W OF FRONT TO
77W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
N OF 29N E OF FRONT TO 58W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N E OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N55W TO
25N62W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N58W TO 24N65W
THEN STATIONARY TO 20N70W. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 68W SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N
OF 22N W OF FRONT TO 68W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL. N OF 28N E OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N53W
TO 28N58W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N58W TO
26N64W TO 20N70W. N OF 30N E OF FRONT TO 53W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. EXCEPT AS
NOTED IN NEXT GALE WARNING...ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 31N51W
TO 19N66W TO 26N76W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL...HIGHEST N OF 24N NEAR FRONT.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM W. N OF 29N W OF
77W SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 27N TO
29N W OF 73W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. S OF 27N W
OF 73W TO BAHAMAS WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N73W TO 27N77W TO 24N80W. N
OF 28N W OF 68W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 26N W OF 64W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N86W TO 27N87W TO 26N94W TO
24N98W. N OF 26N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT. N OF 26N E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N83W TO 25N86W TO 24N94W TO
22N98W. N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO 92W W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 24N80.5W TO 21N90W TO 20N96W.
N OF 26N E OF 90W NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 22N E OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 21N BETWEEN 40W AND 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N BETWEEN 43W AND 58W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 20N BETWEEN 40W AND 50W...S OF 18N
BETWEEN 50W AND 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC 36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 22N TO 26N E OF 38W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST ELSEWHERE FROM 17N TO 25N E OF 41W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN COLD FRONT FROM 22N77W TO 18N83W TO 16N85W. W OF
FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF 84W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N70W TO 18N75W TO
12N82W. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF NICARAGUA NW TO N WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N70W TO 15N80W TO
11N82W. S OF 18N W OF FRONT TO 86W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
WITH HIGHER GUSTS WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF NICARAGUA. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N70W TO 18N75W TO
10N80W. S OF 18N W OF FRONT TO 84W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
WITH HIGHER GUSTS WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF NICARAGUA. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 65W AND 72W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 25N E OF 85W AND S OF 25N E OF 87W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 25N.
.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 GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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