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FZNT01 KWBC 220347
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC MON DEC 22 2014

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SECURITE

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC DEC 22
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC DEC 23
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC DEC 24

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 54N TO 61N E OF 53W AREA OF W TO NW
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 240 NM S OF A LINE FROM 61N50W TO
58N43W TO 58N35W AREA OF W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 42N38W 1004 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
120 NM E AND 300 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 45N40W 1008 MB MOVING SW 05 KT. WITHIN 240 NM NW SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N44W 1008 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N42W 1009 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. NEW LOW 37N38W 1000 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM N...660 NM SW...AND 600 NM NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 66N W OF GREENLAND AND FROM 60N TO 63N W OF 60W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 62N W OF
GREENLAND AND W OF A LINE FROM 58N60W TO 53N54W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 67N54W TO 65N58W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 35N74W 1014 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 360 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N73W 1016 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 46N57W 1033 MB.

.FORECASTER BELL. 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 MON DEC 22.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE DEC 23.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED DEC 24.

.WARNINGS.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...

.GULF OF MEXICO 42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 22N TO 28N BETWEEN 85W AND
92W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N93W TO 22N97W. W OF FRONT
NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 25N E OF FRONT TO 85W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N41W TO 27N43W. N OF 29N BETWEEN 37W
AND 42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC FROM 09N TO 13N BETWEEN 52W AND 57W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 55W AND 60W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N BETWEEN 43W AND 51W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 12N TO 17N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11.5N TO 14N BETWEEN 71W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 17N
BETWEEN 70W AND 80W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11.5N TO 14.5N BETWEEN 71W AND 76W NE TO
E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 17N
BETWEEN 68W AND 81W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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