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FZNT02 KNHC 101510
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC WED FEB 10 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC WED FEB 10.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU FEB 11.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC FRI FEB 12.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 20.5N74.5W. N OF 28N W OF 68W W WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF FRONT SW
TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL
OUTSIDE BAHAMAS. N OF 29N WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 20N
W OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N59W TO 20N70W. N OF 29N
WITHIN 60 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
N OF 28N W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT IN NW SWELL OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N58W TO 20N70W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 60 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT
IN NW SWELL. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 78W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N E OF 77W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 20N70W. N OF 20N E
OF 70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN S OF 15N BETWEEN 67W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 79 NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 79 NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W
AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
71W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO
E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W
AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL. REMAINDER AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 74W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 20N TO 25N E OF 40W AND S OF 20N E OF 63W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N E OF 61W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N E OF 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 15N79W TO 10N81W.
FROM S OF 18N W OF FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO
18N77W TO 10N81W. S OF 15N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL. N OF 17N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W...INCLUDING
WINDWARD PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 16N TO 20N
BETWEEN 78W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE
SWELL. N OF 16N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.06 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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