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SPOT FORECAST FOR USCG EXERCISE...USCG
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1600 UTC SAT FEB 25 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0700 UTC ON FEBRUARY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NWS
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER/TROPICAL ANALYSIS AND FORECAST
BRANCH AT (305)229-4425.

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT NW WINDS ARE BEHIND A COLD FRONT THAT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EASTWARD TODAY AND TOMORROW.
A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA. THE WIND SPEED THEN WILL BE 15 KT FROM THE NW.
THE SEA HEIGHT WILL START AT 8 FEET IN THE MORNING, DECREASING TO 5 FEET
AT THE END OF THE TIME PERIOD.

.SATURDAY...

SWELL HEIGHT........NORTHEAST SWELL 5 FEET.
WAVE HEIGHT.........6 FEET.
WIND WAVE...........MISSING.
SURFACE WINDS.......WEST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS.

TIME (UTC)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........M      M      M      M      M      M
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
SURFACE WIND....NW 13  NW 10  NW 9   NW 9   W 10   W 11
SURFACE WND GST.20     15     15     15     15     15
SWELL HGT (FT)..NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   NE 4   NE 4
WIND WAVE (FT)..M      M      M      M      M      M
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)6      6      6      6      5      5

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

SWELL HEIGHT........NORTHEAST SWELL 4 FEET.
WAVE HEIGHT.........5 FEET.
WIND WAVE...........MISSING.
SURFACE WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 KNOTS.

TIME (UTC)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........M      M      M      M      M      M
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
SURFACE WIND....W 11   W 10   W 6    W 6    W 5    W 7
SURFACE WND GST.15     15     10     10     10     10
SWELL HGT (FT)..NE 4   NE 4   NE 4   NE 4   NE 3   NE 3
WIND WAVE (FT)..M      M      M      M      M      M
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)5      5      5      5      4      4

.SUNDAY...

SWELL HEIGHT........SOUTHEAST SWELL 3 FEET.
WAVE HEIGHT.........5 FEET.
WIND WAVE...........MISSING.
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING
                    AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (UTC)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........M      M      M      M      M      M
WEATHER COV.....       M      M      M      M      M
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   M      M      M      M      M
TSTM COV........       M      M      M      M      M
SURFACE WIND....W 7    NW 8   N 15   N 15   NE 15  NE 15
SURFACE WND GST.10     10     20     20     20     20
SWELL HGT (FT)..NE 3   E 3    E 3    E 3    SE 3   SE 3
WIND WAVE (FT)..M      M      M      M      M      M
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)4      4      4      4      5      5

$$
FORECASTER...MT
REQUESTED BY...LT. DAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...TEST
.TAG 1702817.0/NHC



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