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FZNT02 KNHC 270804
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SAT DEC 27 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SAT DEC 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN DEC 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON DEC 29.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 82W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 18N
BETWEEN 70W AND 81W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 09.5N TO 17N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN
70W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH NE
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN
72W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. N OF 17N
BETWEEN 70W AND 72W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N48W TO 25N55W TO 27N70W THEN WARM FRONT
TO 28N80W. N OF 26N BETWEEN 50W AND 60W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT WITH MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE
FROM 31N67W TO 17N50W TO 18N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N39W TO 20N50W THEN FRONTAL
TROUGH TO 20N70W. N OF 26N E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT. N OF 27N WITHIN 330 NM W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE ATLC WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 31N61W
TO 23N70W TO 09N50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY
IN MIXED NE...SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 26N35W TO 22N38W. N OF
28N E OF 42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN N SWELL.
ATLC S OF 14N BETWEEN 35W AND 47W AND S OF 24N BETWEEN 47W AND
69W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...
SE AND NW SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO 30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N92W TO
22N98W. FROM 22N TO 27N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N86W TO 19N90W. WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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