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FZNT01 KWBC 050334
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC THU MAY 05 2016

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT VOS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC MAY 05
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 06
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 07

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 36N75W 1001 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
420 NM NE...540 NM SE...AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 36N73W 998 MB. WITHIN 420 NM E OF A LINE
FROM 39N69W TO 31N73W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW 37N70W 995 MB. FROM 32N TO 39N BETWEEN 65W
AND 69W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N67W 994 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW
CENTER TO 31N69W. FROM 41N TO 44N W OF 59W AND WITHIN 360 NM E
OF THE FRONT WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 23 FT...HIGHEST NEAR
38N66W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N52W 1005 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW
CENTER TO 41N61W TO 31N65W. WITHIN 240 NM NE QUADRANT AND 360 NM
SE AND E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 50N49W 1009 MB MOVING E 25 KT. WITHIN 300 NM NE AND BETWEEN
240 NM AND 540 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA NEAR 49N32W 1007 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 31N TO 35N W OF 74W
AREA OF W TO NW WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND 38N76W 1004 MB. WITHIN 360 NM NE
QUADRANT WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 58N TO 60N BETWEEN
39W AND 45W AREA OF W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 55N TO 66N BETWEEN 49W AND 57W AREA OF S
TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER ICE FREE
FORECAST WATERS FROM 42N TO 51N BETWEEN 43W AND 54W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 41N TO 51N BETWEEN 47W AND 70W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 41N TO 54N
BETWEEN 42W AND 60W.

.HIGH 55N42W 1020 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 33N41W 1029 MB MOVING NW 05 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N44W 1033 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N46W 1032 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 53N49W 1024 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 53N39W 1026 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 THU MAY 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI MAY 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAY 07.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N79W TO 29N81W. FROM 24N TO 28N W OF 78W
SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N78W TO 26N80W. FROM 24N TO
29N BETWEEN 74W AND 80W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 23N80W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N E OF
FRONT TO 65W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SE
TO S AND NE SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N73W TO 22N78W. N OF 25N E
OF FRONT TO 64W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN
MIXED S AND NE SWELL. N OF 29N W OF 76W W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N71W TO 22N78W AND SECOND
COLD FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 28N80W. N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO 62W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED S TO SW AND NE
SWELL. N OF 29.5N E OF 75W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 27N69W TO
20N74W AND DISSIPATING SECOND COLD FRONT FROM 31N73W TO 26N77W.
N OF 26N E OF STATIONARY FRONT TO 61W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SE TO S AND NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 21N TO 23N BETWEEN 39W AND 42W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 25N BETWEEN 40W AND 48W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 25N BETWEEN 42W AND 51W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
18N42W TO 23N47W TO 24N52W TO 28N56W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE TO E...SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 120 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
17N44W TO 26N56W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE
TO E...SE AND NW SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 28N83W TO 22N87W. S OF 20N W OF
95W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. E OF FRONT
TO 81W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT E OF AREA. ENTIRE AREA WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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