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FZNT02 KNHC 062130
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC FRI MAY 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FRI MAY 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAY 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAY 08.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N68W TO 20N74W. N OF 24N E OF
FRONT TO 62W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO 20N73W. N OF 25N E
OF FRONT TO 60W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN
MIXED NE...SE TO S AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 20N71W. N OF 29N E
OF FRONT TO 57W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT MIXED
NE...SE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 31N56W TO
23N60W TO 27N63W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED
NE...SE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 19N45W TO 26N57W E
TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED E...SE AND NW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF A LINE FROM 23N55W TO 27N60W SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE...SE AND NW SWELL.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 28N55W TO 25N58W TO 13N53W TO
14N47W TO 19N45W TO 28N55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
MIXED E AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM
20N75W TO 11N84W. S OF 14N W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO
10N83W. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF CUBA
BETWEEN 78W AND 82W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 20N74W TO
18N75.5W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 20N74W
TO 16.5N78W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 30 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N W OF 96W SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF A LINE FROM 27N94W TO 24N98W SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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