High Seas Forecast
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FZNT02 KNHC 270229
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU APR 27 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 THU APR 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI APR 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT APR 29.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 28N35W TO 28N37W TO 31N40W TO 31N35W
TO 28N35W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. WITHIN
AREA BOUNDED BY 30N39W TO 30N43W TO 30N45W TO 31N49W TO 31N39W TO
30N39W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 25N35W TO 27N42W TO
31N45W TO 31N35W TO 25N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 21N35W TO 21N41W TO
25N45W TO 31N44W TO 31N35W TO 21N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N35W.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN 48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY
20N71.5W TO 20N73W TO 19.5N74.5W TO 20.5N74W TO 20.5N72.5W TO
20.5N71.5W TO 20N71.5W...INCLUDING APPROACH TO WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 16N84.5W TO 16N85.5W TO 16N86W
TO 17N85.5W TO 17N85W TO 16.5N84.5W TO 16N84.5W E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 17N85W TO 16N84W TO
16N85W TO 17N87W TO 18N87W TO 18N86W TO 17N85W SE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 16N84W TO 16N85W TO
16N86W TO 17N86W TO 17N85W TO 16N84W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 17N85W TO 16N87W TO
17N88W TO 18N87W TO 18N86W TO 17N85W...INCLUDING GULF OF
HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 17N85W TO 16N85W TO
17N86W TO 16N88W TO 18N87W TO 18N86W TO 17N85W...INCLUDING GULF
OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 11N70W TO
11N72W TO 12N72W TO 12N74W TO 13N73W TO 13N72W TO
11N70W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF OF
VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 12N74W TO 11N74W TO
11N76W TO 12N77W TO 13N76W TO 13N74W TO 12N74W...INCLUDING WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 11N70W TO 12N73W TO
11N74W TO 11N75W TO 13N75W TO 13N71W TO 11N70W...INCLUDING
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT APPROACHING TEXAS COAST. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N91W TO 27.5N94W TO 26N97W.
WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 27N95W TO 26N96W TO 26N97W TO 28N97W TO
29N96W TO 29N95W TO 27N95W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT WEAKENING AND STALLING
30N89W TO 26.5N94W TO 26N97W. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 23N96W
TO 22N98W TO 24N97W TO 27N95W TO 28N92W TO 27N92W TO 23N96W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 22N87W
TO 21N89W TO 22N90W TO 23N91W TO 24N89W TO 23N87W TO 22N87W E TO
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 LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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