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FZNT01 KWBC 261610
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC FRI DEC 26 2014

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC DEC 26
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 27
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 28

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.INLAND LOW 57N66W 967 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 600 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 24 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM N...840 NM E...AND 720 NM SE QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST INLAND LOW 58N66W 963 MB. BETWEEN 360 NM AND
540 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 20 TO 30 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM N AND 720 NM E QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50
KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N61W 972 MB. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS BETWEEN 360 NM AND 600 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 50 TO 65 KT.
SEAS 20 TO 32 FT. ALSO BETWEEN 360 NM AND 720 NM N AND NE
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
900 NM E...AND 720 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N56W 978 MB. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 420 NM NW...240 NM NE...300 NM SW...QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM S
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 33N43W 1000 MB NEARLY STATIONARY WILL TURN NE. N OF 31N AND
WITHIN 360 NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N38W 1002 MB. WITHIN 600 NM E AND W
QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 56N36W 989 MB. N OF 50N AND E OF 40W WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 40N54W 1003 MB MOVING SE 25 KT. WITHIN 360 NM SW QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N48W 1002 MB. N OF 31N AND WITHIN 480 NM
NW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED S OF AREA WITH FRONT FROM 40N35W TO
31N38W...WITHIN 360 NM W OF FRONT NW WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 60N41W 996 MB. WITHIN N OF 60N AND E
OF 43W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 62N39W 990 MB. E OF 40W AND N OF 60N WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 62N AND W OF GREENLAND.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 56N57W TO 60N60W TO 64N58W TO 67N56W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 44N TO 60N BETWEEN 62W AND 50W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 46N TO 60N BETWEEN 45W AND 35W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 53N TO 65N BETWEEN 38W AND 35W.

.HIGH 35N79W 1028 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N72W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N65W 1027 MB.

.FORECASTER SIENKIEWICZ. 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 FRI DEC 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT DEC 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN DEC 28.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
11 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16.5N BETWEEN 71W
AND 81W AND FROM 16.5N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 75W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.03 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N
TO 16.5N BETWEEN 71W AND 80W AND FROM 16.5N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 71W
AND 75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 17N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N
TO 17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 81W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND
82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N
TO 16N BETWEEN 71W AND 80W AND FROM 16N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 71W AND
75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 17N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.


.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N62W TO 27N74W THEN STATIONARY TO
24N80W. N OF 30N WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF 29N BETWEEN 46W AND 50W NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 15 TO 18 FT IN NE SWELL. FROM 20N TO 27N E OF 39W SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A
LINE FROM 31N63W TO 18N55W TO 18N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN N TO NE SWELL...EXCEPT 12 TO 18 FT N OF
23N BETWEEN 41W AND 56W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N47W TO 26N48W TO 23N60W. N
OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 57W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT IN N TO NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE E OF A LINE FROM 31N69W TO
20N67W TO 12N55W TO 12N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN N TO NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N38W TO 24N42W TO 19N50W. N
OF 24N E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN SW
SWELL. N OF 19N TO A LINE FROM 31N60W TO 23N74W W OF FRONT THE
BAHAMAS WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN N TO
NW SWELL. S OF A LINE FROM 17N62W TO 13N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN FROM 18N TO 21N BETWEEN 72W AND 77.5W...
INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 23N TO 28N W OF 95W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N92W TO
22N98W. N OF FRONT W OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT.

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

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.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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