High Seas Forecast
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FZNT02 KNHC 201605
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC MON FEB 20 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MON FEB 20.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE FEB 21.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED FEB 22.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM LOW PRES NEAR 29N69W 1011 MB TO 23N72W TO
23N80W. WITHIN 240 NW SW SEMICIRCLE OF LOW N TO NW  WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOURS FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 28N67W 102 MB WITH DISSIPATING
COLD FRONT TO 20N72W. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. NEW COLD FRONT FROM 30N60W TO
27N70W. W OF FRONT TO 70W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N56W TO 25N68W. N OF 24N E
OF THE FRONT TO 46W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 27N
W OF THE FRONT TO 66W N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N53W TO 23N69W. N OF 24N E
OF FRONT TO 45W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT TO 35 KT WITHIN
135 NM E OF FRONT FROM 27N TO 30N. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
12 FT. N OF 27N W OF THE FRONT TO 65W N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N49W TO 24N56W TO 22N67W. N
OF 27N E OF FRONT TO 45W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO
16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO 40W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO 63W NW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL. REMAINDER AREA N OF 25N W
OF THE FRONT TO 70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN
MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N41W TO 21N56W. N OF 25N E OF THE
FRONT TO 35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 12N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 19N W OF 85W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 23N W OF 96W N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N W OF 93W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 24N TO 27N BETWEEN 94W AND 96W NW 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 RAMOS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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