High Seas Forecast
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU APR 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC THU APR 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI APR 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT APR 26.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 13N BETWEEN 42W AND 56W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC N OF 20N E OF 42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 18N E OF 41W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN N SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC TROUGH FROM 31N54W TO 22N66W. N OF 30N WITHIN 300 NM E OF
TROUGH S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 27N TO 30N
WITHIN 210 NM E OF TROUGH WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN S TO
SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. N OF 29N BETWEEN 45W AND
49W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 28N
BETWEEN 47W AND 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGED WITH COLD FRONT CONDITIONS
DESCRIBED BELOW.

.ATLC COLD FRONT N OF AREA. N OF 30N BETWEEN 66W AND 70W SW TO W
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 30N68W TO 31N73W.
WITHIN 150 NM E AND SE OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT. N OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N54W TO 27N60W TO 28N70W.
WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT N OF 30N SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
9 FT. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 65W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 28N BETWEEN 60W AND 70W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N46W TO 23N57W. N OF 30N
WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
FROM 26N TO 30N WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 25N W OF FRONT TO LINE FROM
31N69W TO 25N64W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW
SWELL...EXCEPT 12 TO 17 FT N OF 28N BETWEEN 48W AND 63W.

.CARIBBEAN 48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 75W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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