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FZNT02 KNHC 250303
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU DEC 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 DEC 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI DEC 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT DEC 27.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 27N E OF 40W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N
OF LINE 25N40W TO 28N52W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 30N45W. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N54W TO 22N47W TO
23N40W TO 27N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N E OF 39W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT IN N SWELL. N OF 23N BETWEEN 46W AND 54W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT IN N SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
30N49W. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 23N57W TO 20N50W TO 20N40W TO 23N35W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT IN N SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
29N42W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N52W TO 26N63W. N OF 27N W
OF FRONT TO 63W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN NE
SWELL. N OF 27N WITHIN 60 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE 27N65W TO
16N55W TO 17N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST
NEAR 25N48W.

.ATLC S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC W OF LINE 27N79W TO 31N76W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N71W TO 23N80W. N OF 29N
WITHIN 90 NM W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED ABOVE.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 17N BETWEEN
70W AND 77W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. REMAINDER AREA
FROM 11N TO 17N BETWEEN 75W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17N
BETWEEN 70W AND 81W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 81W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17N
BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 22N83W TO 16N86W.
WITHIN 60 NM OF YUCATAN PENINSULA N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 22N80W TO
16N85W. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 28N83W TO 21N86W. S OF 21N NW TO
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 25N W OF
FRONT TO 93W AND WITHIN 90 NM W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. REMAINDER AREA W OF FRONT...EXCEPT N OF 26N
W OF 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT MOVED SE OF AREA. WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 24N W OF 96W SE TO S WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 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 AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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