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FZNT01 KWBC 061537
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC SAT FEB 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC FEB 06
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 07
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FEB 08

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 49N53W 978 MB MOVING NE 45 KT AND RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING.
WITHIN 240 NM SW...300 NM E AND 480 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
480 NM E...600 NM SW AND 840 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N41W 954 MB. BETWEEN 60 NM AND 180 NM SW
AND BETWEEN 90 NM AND 300 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 55 TO 75 KT. SEAS
26 TO 42 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 55N27W 952 MB. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 660 NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
22 TO 42 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 840 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS WELL E OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 54N36W TO 60N39W TO
65N39W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 58N BETWEEN 44W AND A LINE FROM 58N40W TO
61N35W AREA OF N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 11 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 57N E OF 51W WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 58N33W 981 MB. BETWEEN 180 NM AND 300
NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM W SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 15 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 31N76W 1004 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 360 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N75W 995 MB. WITHIN 180 NM N AND NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 37N68W 978 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 300 NM N
QUADRANT AND WITHIN 240 NM SW AND 300 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 45
TO 60 KT. SEAS 20 TO 37 FT...HIGHEST IN S QUADRANT. ALSO FROM
31N TO 43N BETWEEN 54W AND 74W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 26
FT. ELSEHWERE FROM 31N TO 46N W OF 49W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND 51N66W 1003 MB. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 420 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N44W 1004 MB. WITHIN 360 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
480 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING ...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE FROM 66N53W TO
57N56W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 66N53W TO 58N54W TO 50N48W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 66N53W TO 63N51W TO 56N53W AND FROM 48N TO 52N W OF 50W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS N OF 58N BETWEEN 50W AND 59W AREA
OF NW WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 50N W OF 51W AREA OF W TO NW WINDS TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 54N BETWEEN 44W AND 60W AREA OF W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER ICE FREE
FORECAST WATERS FROM 41N TO 51N BETWEEN 42W AND 54W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG E OF AREA.

.HIGH 35N39W 1035 MB MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH E OF AREA.

.HIGH INLAND 38N77W 1032 MB MOVING NE 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N63W 1024 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 45N51W 1022 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 43N52W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N43W 1026 MB.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. 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 FEB 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN FEB 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON FEB 08.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC STORM WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 26N70W THEN STATIONARY TO 21N76W.
TROUGH FROM 31N80W TO 30N81W. W OF TROUGH N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO 78W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
31N72W. N OF 20N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WARM FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 27N72W TO 21N77W.
NEW COLD FRONT FROM 31N80W TO 29N81W. W OF COLD FRONT N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF A LINE FROM 31N64W TO
26N70W TO 26N77W TO 31N77W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 29N77W 1012 MB. WARM FRONT FROM
LOW TO 30N76W TO 30N70W. COLD FRONT FROM 31N79W TO LOW TO 27N79W
TO 23N80.5W. N OF 29N W OF COLD FRONT NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF COLD FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF A LINE FROM 31N62W TO 26N69W TO 26N72W
TO 31N75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND
NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 30.5N76W 1006 MB. COLD FRONT
FROM 31N75W TO LOW TO 22N79W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. S OF 27N W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 25N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N E OF FRONT
TO 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES N OF AREA. COLD FRONT FROM 31N74W TO
27N72W TO 20N74W. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 77W W TO NW WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 79W W
TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA W
OF FRONT AND NE OF BAHAMAS W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT. N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO 68W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO 64W S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 25N BETWEEN 56W AND 64W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 27N66W TO 20N70W. N
OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 73W W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 27 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 66W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 24N W OF FRONT AND NE
OF BAHAMAS WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND
NW SWELL. N OF 29N E OF FRONT TO 60W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N E OF FRONT TO 55W S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 11N TO 16N W OF 55W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT. FROM 13N TO 22N BETWEEN 38W AND 51W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 21N BETWEEN 40W AND 56W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 19N BETWEEN 42W AND 55W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN STATIONARY FRONT FROM 22N81W TO 16N85W. N OF 18N W OF
FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN N SWELL NEAR YUCATAN
CHANNEL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 22N83W TO 16N87W. W OF
FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 22N82W TO 16N86W. W OF FRONT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 22N80W TO 16N85W. W OF FRONT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 20N77W TO 18N81W TO 15N83W. S
OF 18N W OF FRONT TO 86W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N72W TO 18.5N77.5W TO
11N83W. S OF 16N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN
8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 11N TO 15N E OF 66W E TO SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09.5N TO 13.5N E OF 77W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 72W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 65W AND 72W E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14N BETWEEN 66W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 72W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 65W AND 72W
E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT JUST NW OF AREA. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.03 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N95W TO 26N95W TO 24N98W. N
OF 26N W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N94W TO 26N91W TO 22N91W TO
19N90W. W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT E OF AREA. E OF A LINE FROM 30N86W
TO 21N90W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N84W TO
27N90W TO 26N96W. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 94W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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