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FZNT02 KNHC 281545
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC FRI APR 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC FRI APR 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SAT APR 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN APR 30.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF LINE FROM 22N35W TO 23N39W TO 25N43W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF LINE FROM 20N35W TO 22N40W TO 25N43W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E OF LINE FROM 15N35W TO 17N42W TO 23N45W TO
24N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING
APPROACH TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 72W AND 74W...INCLUDING
APPROACH TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 72W AND 74W...INCLUDING
APPROACH TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN W OF LINE FROM 16.5N85.5W TO 19N87W...INCLUDING GULF
OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST W OF LINE FROM 16.5N85.5W TO
20N87W...INCLUDING GULF OF HONDURAS...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST W OF LINE FROM 16.5N85.5W TO
19N87W...INCLUDING GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W...INCLUDING
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 10.5N AND S OF LINE FROM 12N67W TO 16N73W
TO 15N79W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF
OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 12N76W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 11.5N AND S OF LINE FROM 13N70W TO 15N73W
TO 15N79W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF
OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 12 HOUR FORECAST WINDWARD PASSAGE N OF 19N E OF 75W
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDWARD PASSAGE N OF 19N E OF 76W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 17N BETWEEN 71W AND 73W E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 16N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 17N BETWEEN 71W AND 73W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 24N BETWEEN 88W AND 92W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 24N BETWEEN 87.5W AND 90.5W E TO SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 22N TO 25N W OF 96W...INCLUDING
WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT W OF AREA. GULF OF MEXICO W OF LINE
FROM 29.5N89.5W TO 23N88.5W TO 18.5N95.5W...INCLUDING WITHIN 60
NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ AND WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...
SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. GULF OF MEXICO E OF
83.5W...INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29.5N94W TO 23N98W. E OF FRONT
AND W OF LINE FROM 29.5N85W TO 26N84W TO 18.5N94W SE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER MCELROY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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