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FZNT01 KWBC 301604
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC SAT AUG 30 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC AUG 30
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC AUG 31
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SEP 01

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL 52N36W 971 MB MOVING NE 30 KT. WITHIN
180 NM S AND 120 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 33
FT. ALSO OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 180 NM W AND NW AND 300 NM
S AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 28 FT...HIGHEST
S AND SW OF THE LOW. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT
240 NM N QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 25 FT...HIGHEST
S OF THE LOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL MERGED WITH ANOTHER
LOW E OF AREA 62N27W DESCRIBED BELOW.

...STORM WARNING...
.12 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW E OF AREA NEAR 60N30W 973 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 63N35W TO 58N40W TO 52N35W AREA
OF N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST NEAR
52N35W. ELSEWHERE N OF 47N E OF 42W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT EXCEPT S OF 57N 11 TO 20 FT WITH N TO NW SWELL...HIGHEST
NEAR 49N35W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 62N27W 964 MB. N OF 61N E OF 36W
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ALSO N OF 60N E OF 38W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 49N E OF 40W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL E OF AREA. N OF 58N E OF 43W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 61N38W 991 MB DRIFTING SE. WITHIN 60 NM OF THE E GREENLAND
COAST S OF 64N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 150 NM W AND NW AND 240 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY NEW
LOW E OF AREA 60N30W DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 41N46W 1010 MB MOVING SE 15 KT AND BECOMING STATIONARY IN
24 HOURS. WITHIN 180 NM W QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM NW AND W AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT WITH MIXED W AND N
SWELL...HIGHEST N OF LOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N38W 1018 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N38W 1018 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NW
SEMICIRCLE WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.12 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 57N59W 993 MB. W OF A LINE FROM 56N50W
TO 53N45W TO 50N44W TO 44N63W AREA OF SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N50W 986 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM SW
AND S QUADRANTS AND W OF A LINE FROM 57N40W TO 50N40W TO 42N70W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 61N47W 992 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW TO
54N35W TO 42N67W. WITHIN 480 NM W SEMICIRCLE AND OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 240 NM SE OF FRONT WINDS 20 TO 308 TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL ABOVE S OF A
LINE FROM 57N35W TO 55N49W AND N OF 45N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST S AND SW OF POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW E OF AREA 62N27W IN
WARNINGS SECTION.

.LOW 62N62W 992 MB MOVING NE 05 KT. OVER WATERS WITHIN 120 NM N
AND 420 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 64N58W 990 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF
61N W OF 58W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS MERGED WITH LOW
61N47W IN WARNINGS SECTION.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 57N TO 62N W OF 58W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 54N TO 59N BETWEEN 37W AND 54W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 180 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
54N35W TO 49N50W.

.HIGH 42N64W 1028 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N50W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH E OF AREA.

.HIGH 42N69W 1027 MB MOVING SE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N59W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N53W 1025 MB.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. 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 1200 UTC SAT AUG 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN AUG 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON SEP 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 22.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.CARIBBEAN TROPICAL WAVE FROM 22N84W TO 11N85W MOVING W 20 KT.
FROM 19N TO 21N BETWEEN 80W AND 84W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 22N86W TO 16N87W. FROM 16N
TO 20N BETWEEN 80W AND 86W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 22N87W TO 16N88W. FROM 17N
TO 21N W OF 83W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE W OF AREA. S OF 22N W OF 84W...
INCLUDING THE YUCATAN CHANNEL...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 17N TO 21N W OF 85W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 12N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 68W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 17N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA. FROM 14N TO 20N
BETWEEN 80W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11.5N TO 17N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 13N TO 15N BETWEEN 78W AND
82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN E SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO 36 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE ACROSS THE
YUCATAN
PENINSULA. FROM 21.5N TO 23N BETWEEN 87W AND 90W E TO SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE ALONG 93W S OF 23N. E OF
TROPICAL WAVE TO 87W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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