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FZNT01 KWBC 060331
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC FRI MAR 06 2015

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC MAR 06
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 07
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 08

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 59N37W 954 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
300 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 60 KT. SEAS 20 TO 34 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM S AND 540 NM N SEMICIRCLES WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF THE AREA NEAR 62N34W 940 MB. WITHIN
240 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS...AND BETWEEN 90 NM AND 240 NM NW
QUADRANT WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 20 TO 37 FT...HIGHEST OVER SE
QUADRANT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 63N35W 939 MB. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 57N43W TO 61N50W WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS
21 TO 36 FT. ALSO WITHIN 240 NM NW AND 420 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS
35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM NW AND
960 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 63N36W 956 MB. WITHIN 180 NM N AND NW
QUADRANTS...AND 300 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 20 TO
36 FT. ALSO WITHIN 780 NM S AND 360 NM N SEMICIRCLES WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 44N48W 1005 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM 47N35W
TO THE LOW CENTER TO 38N66W. WITHIN 360 NM S OF THE FRONT WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 21 FT.
.24 FORECAST LOW E OF THE FORECAST AREA AND DISSIPATED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 38N66W 1011 MB MOVING NE 35 KT WITH A FRONT FROM CENTER TO
33N78W. WITHIN 240 NM S AND 180 NM N OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 FORECAST LOW E OF THE AREA NEAR 49N32W 1001 MB WITH A FRONT
FROM CENTER TO 46N35W TO 36N54W. WITHIN 300 NM S OF THE FRONT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL E OF THE FORECAST AREA WITH
CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 39N53W 1011 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W
QUADRANT AND 480 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 15 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N AND W OF A LINE FROM 60N44W TO 59N56W TO 48N45W TO 44N61W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A
LINE FROM 59N41W TO 57N51W TO 48N44W TO 44N60W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A
LINE FROM 59N41W TO 58N50W TO 52N45W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 240 NM OF
44N48W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

.HIGH 34N42W 1030 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.36 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 43N50W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 46N43W 1024 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 32N79W 1028 MB.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. 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 0000 UTC FRI MAR 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAR 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAR 08.

.WARNINGS.

...GULF OF MEXICO STORM WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 30N83W TO 24N93W TO 18N94W. S OF 20N W OF 94.5W
NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 26N W OF
94W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. REMAINDER AREA
N OF FRONT W OF 86W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN N TO NE SWELL...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S OF 28N W
OF 93W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 27N82W TO 22N91W TO 18N93W. S
OF 21N W OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT IN
NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF FRONT TO 28.5N W OF 87W N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN N SWELL...EXCEPT 10 TO 14 FT S
OF 23N W OF 93W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 26N82W TO 18N93W.
S OF 20N W OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT IN
N SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF FRONT TO 26N W OF 86W N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S OF
22N BETWEEN 93W AND 96W.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. S OF 22N BETWEEN 92W
AND 97W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 93W AND 97W N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 18N E OF
80W...EXCEPT S OF 13N E OF 64W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NE TO E SWELL...EXCEPT 12 TO 14 FT S OF
15N W OF 75W. REMAINDER AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. FROM 10N TO 17N
BETWEEN 70W AND 80W AND N OF 17N BETWEEN 71.5W AND 74W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NE TO E
SWELL...EXCEPT 12 TO 14 FT S OF 14N W OF 75W. FROM 12N TO 17N
BETWEEN 65W AND 70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE
SWELL. REMAINDER AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 10N TO 19N BETWEEN 52W AND 63W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM S OF A LINE FROM
31N44W TO 20N71W...EXCEPT S OF 17N E OF 48W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL...EXCEPT NW SWELL N OF 20N E OF 50W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 17N W OF 53W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 28N35W TO
20N70W...EXCEPT S OF 12N E OF 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N BETWEEN 50W AND 64W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL. FROM 10N TO 26N E OF 50W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N W OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
FT IN NE SWELL. S OF 24N E OF 49W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 28N80W. N OF
30N W OF 79W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 27N80W. N OF 29N W
OF 79W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF 29N
BETWEEN 76W AND 79W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN N TO
NE SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 26N80W. N
OF A LINE FROM 31N74W TO 28N80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 31N61W TO 27N72W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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