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FZNT02 KNHC 030924 RRA
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC TUE MAR 03 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC TUE MAR 03.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED MAR 04.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU MAR 05.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 80W AND
82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. N OF 16N
BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN
73W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. BETWEEN
65W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 15N
BETWEEN 80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 18N BETWEEN 65W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT TO 12 FT OFF THE
COAST OF COLOMBIA. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 16N BETWEEN 80W AND 82W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT SEAS TO 14 FT IN AREA
OF GALE FORCE WINDS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 21N E OF 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 20N BETWEEN 52W AND 67W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.ATLC 18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W...INCLUDING
THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22.5N W OF 70W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N56W TO 29N60W TO
27N72W. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N48W TO 27N57W THEN
DISSIPATING STATIONARY TO 27N65W. N OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 31N45W TO 27N55W
THEN DISSIPATING STATIONARY TO 27N65W. W OF FRONT TO 50W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF FRONT BETWEEN 50W AND
65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 31N40W TO
27N41W. N OF LINE 26N57W TO 27N50W TO 29N40W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 19N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 18.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 79W...INCLUDING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 19N W OF 90W WITHIN 60 NM OF SHORE AND N OF
24N E OF 90W WITHIN 60 NM OF SHORE AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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