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FZNT02 KNHC 040901
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC WED MAR 04 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC WED MAR 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU MAR 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI MAR 06.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 80W AND
82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 18N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. ELSEWHERE S
OF 16N BETWEEN 74W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN NE TO E SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 10N E
OF 79W...EXCEPT S OF 13N E OF 63W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 09.5N TO
16N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 18N E
OF 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER
AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 10.5N E OF 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT TO 14 FT OFF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA. S
OF 10.5N E OF 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO
18N E OF 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 18N E
OF 83W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. S OF 10N
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N88W TO 22N98W. N OF 27N W
OF 94.5W N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF
FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N83W TO 22N94W TO 18N93W. S
OF 24N W OF 94W NW TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT IN N
SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 20N95W. ELSEWHERE N OF FRONT W OF 90W N TO
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 18N BETWEEN 52W AND 61W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 20N BETWEEN 51W AND 66W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 20N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 22N BETWEEN
50W AND 69W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE
APPROACH TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.ATLC WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N49W TO 27N53W THEN STATIONARY
TO 27N64W. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 62W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 31N40W TO
28N41W. N OF LINE 27N50W TO 27N45W TO 29N41W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. N OF 24N E OF 40W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.ATLC 48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N78W TO 29N81W. W OF
FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 18N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 86W E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 25N W OF 90W WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST AND N OF
24N E OF 90W WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST...AND N OF 28N E OF 86W AREAS
OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 3 TO 5 NM.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FOG DISSIPATED OVER FORECAST WATERS.

.GULF OF MEXICO 18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 24N BETWEEN 88W AND
92W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.30 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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