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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC THU FEB 11 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 11
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 12
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 13

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 54N39W 976 MB MOVING E 15 KT. FROM 48N TO 52N E OF 45W
WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 22 TO 34 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 46N TO 53N E
OF 48W...AND WITHIN 240 NM N AND NE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. ALSO WITHIN 480 NM S AND 300 NM N
SEMICIRCLES...ALSO FROM 57N TO 60N BETWEEN 40W AND 48W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 57N28W 974 MB. WITHIN 60 NM OF
THE E COAST OF GREENLAND S OF 63N...AND BETWEEN 58N AND 60N FROM
41W TO 48W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
51N TO 60N E OF 49W...ALSO WITHIN 120 NM OF THE E COAST OF
GREENLAND WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT. ALSO N OF 50N E
OF 50W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 43N57W 997 MB MOVING NE 35 KT. WITHIN 240 NM SW AND 660 NM
S AND 660 NM SE QUADRANTS...ALSO WITHIN 300 NM S AND SE OF A
LINE FROM 46N35W TO 45N40W TO 43N48W TO 42N50W...ALSO S OF 37N
BETWEEN 62W AND 75W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
ELSEWHERE S OF 44N W OF 50W...AND FROM 36N TO 45N E OF 50W WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N35W 995 MB. WITHIN 660 NM S AND 480 NM
SW QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 240 NM SE OF A LINE FROM 42N41W TO
36N48W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 33N
TO 49N E OF 50W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 63N32W 992 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. WITHIN 120 NM OF THE E COAST
OF GREENLAND WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED E OF AREA. FROM 59N TO 62N
BETWEEN 40W AND 44W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 56N TO 64N E OF 44W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW 57N28W ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N56W 982 MB. FROM 58N TO 61N BETWEEN 44W
AND 56W...ALSO WITHIN 240 NM W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 55N W OF 55W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N59W 991 MB. N OF 60N W OF 54W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N56W 999 MB. FROM 34N TO 43N BETWEEN 47W
AND 70W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 26 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA. FROM 41N TO 48N E OF 44W WINDS
30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF A LINE FROM
58N52W TO 46N52W TO 36N35W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT..

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 38N67W 1001 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S AND 300 NM
SE QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF
39N W OF 60W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 61N W OF GREENLAND.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 61N59W TO 66N51W...AND FROM 47N TO 50N W OF 60W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FROM 46N TO
55N W OF 51W...AND W OF A LINE FROM 54N52W TO 59N58W...ALSO W OF
A LINE FROM 63N56W TO 66N51W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM 60N TO 65N BETWEEN 50W AND 57W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW 58N56W ABOVE.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 40N TO 45N E OF 53W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 45N E OF 38W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.FORECASTER SHAW. 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 THU FEB 11.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI FEB 12.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT FEB 13.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN FROM FROM 10.5N TO 12N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN 69W
AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. S OF 17N
BETWEEN 79W AND 83W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 75W AND 79W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N
BETWEEN 73W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 71W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN
75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL. S
OF 13N BETWEEN 65W AND 71W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS TO 8
FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 21.5N77W. N OF 28N WITHIN 120 NM
E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. N OF 28N W OF
FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF
22N WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL
OUTSIDE OF BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N55W TO 26N61W THEN
STATIONARY TO 20N72W. S OF 22N BETWEEN 68W AND 72W NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 22N E OF 70W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
31N60W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 20N72W. S OF
23N BETWEEN 68W AND 72W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
N OF 22N E OF 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY
IN NW SWELL.

.ATLC FROM 17N TO 22N E OF 45W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 22N E OF LINE FROM 22N68W TO 07N55W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 21N E OF 50W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 22N E OF 61W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 22N BETWEEN 35W AND 50W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 22N E OF 58W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC 30 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N W OF 78W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT W OF AREA. N OF 29N W OF 74W SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N79W TO 29N81W. N OF 29N E
OF FRONT TO 66W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 17N BETWEEN 73W AND
80W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE 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.

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

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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