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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SUN FEB 14 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 14
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 15
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 16

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 50N51W 985 MB MOVING N 30 KT AND RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING.
FRONT EXTENDS FROM 51N46W TO 40N54W TO 31N64W. WITHIN 420 NM
E...240 NM S AND 300 NM NE QUADRANTS...ALSO WITHIN 420 NM E OF
FRONT...AND FROM 34N TO 43N BETWEEN FRONT AND 74W...ALSO FROM
43N TO 45N W OF 65W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 40N TO 50N...AND S OF 40N W OF 50W WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N50W 958 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 45 TO 65 KT. SEAS 15 TO 33 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
480 NM S AND E SEMICIRCLES...AND WITHIN 180 NM NW
QUADRANT...ALSO W OF A LINE FROM 66N54W TO 60N56W WINDS 30 TO 45
KT. SEAS 10 TO 27 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N41W 967 MB. FROM 53N TO 59N BETWEEN 37W
AND 50W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 33 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
960 NM S SEMICIRCLE...AND WITHIN 240 NM E AND 540 NM W QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 59N42W 997 MB MOVING W 15 KT. WITHIN 60 NM OF THE E COAST
OF GREENLAND S OF 63N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF CENTER WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO
23 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED ABOVE
WITH LOW 60N50W.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N37W 995 MB. FROM 37N TO 46N E OF
58W...ALSO E OF A LINE FROM 52N35W TO 46N45W TO 38N45W WINDS 30
TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 36N TO 50N BETWEEN
50W AND 65W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
W OF A LINE FROM 50N56W TO 41N68W...ALSO W OF A LINE FROM 60N58W
TO 54N51W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 60N58W TO 56N49W TO 48N51W TO 44N57W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NW AND W OF A
LINE FROM 67N50W TO 57N56W TO 53N50W TO 49N50W TO 47N62W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.48 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS S OF 43N W OF 64W WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 41N TO 50N BETWEEN 42W AND 53W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 46N TO 52N E OF 38W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N74W 1035 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N49W 1042 MB.

.FORECASTER SHAW. 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 0600 UTC SUN FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 78W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09.5N TO 15N
BETWEEN 70W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
S OF 16N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 70W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. S OF 16N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 66W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NEAR COLOMBIA. ELSEWHERE S
OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 14N TO 21N E OF 49W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 19N E OF 47W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF LINE FROM 31N38W TO
19N64W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 23N81W. N OF 30N WITHIN 120 NM E
OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. NW OF FRONT
TO 75W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N54W TO 24N63W TO
22N74W. S OF 28N W OF FRONT NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT E OF BAHAMAS. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 31N45W TO 24N70W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF LINE FROM 31N55W TO
19N67W TO 27N80W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT N
OF 29N W OF 77W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 16N W OF 55W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT E OF BAHAMAS.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 16N TO 21N BETWEEN 77W AND 87W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 83W...INCLUDING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 25N E OF 86W...INCLUDING
THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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