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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC THU AUG 28 2014

CCODE/2:31:04:11:00/AOW+AOE/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC AUG 28
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC AUG 29
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC AUG 30

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE CRISTOBAL NEAR 38.5N 61.5W 973 MB AT 2100 UTC AUG 28
MOVING E NE OR 060 DEG AT 31 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT
GUSTS 85 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 180 NM NE
QUADRANT...220 NM SE QUADRANT...110 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 60 NM
NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 240 NM NE
QUADRANT...320 NM SE QUADRANT...300 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 200 NM
NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 36 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL NEAR 45.2N 46.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. WITHIN 50 NM NE...60
NM SE...AND 40 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 60 TO 70 KT. SEAS 24 TO 37
FT. ALSO WITHIN 100 NM NE...140 NM SE...80 NM SW AND 30 NM NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS 14 TO 28 FT...HIGHEST S OF
POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM NE...240 NM
SE...160 NM SW AND 80 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10
TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL E OF FORECAST WATERS
NEAR 54.0N 31.0W 966 MB. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 65 KT GUSTS 80
KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 57N35W TO 54N38W TO
51N35W AREA OF NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 25 FT...HIGHEST
NEAR 51N35W.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL E OF AREA NEAR 62.0N
23.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL MERGED WITH ANOTHER
EXTRATROPICAL LOW.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 60N40W 975 MB NEARLY STATIONARY THEN DRIFTING E 05 KT AFTER
24 HOURS. WITHIN 120 NM SW AND W SEMICIRCLES AND WITHIN 60 NM OF
E GREENLAND COAST S OF 65N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
ALSO OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 67N56W TO 61N59W TO
54N35W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST S AND SW OF
LOW. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 49N35W TO 53N56W TO 57N60W WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N40W 983 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND 180 NM
SE QUADRANTS AND WITHIN 60 NM OF E GREENLAND COAST WINDS 30 TO
45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. ALSO WITHIN 480 NM W AND 300 NM S
QUADRANTS AND 240 NM NE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 54N35W TO 53N51W TO 61N60W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N36W 990 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W AND SW AND
360 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 46N60W 1001 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. OVER WATERS WITHIN 300 NM N
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 45N59W 999 MB. WITHIN 300 NM N AND 240 NM
NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N56W 1000 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM W
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT EXCEPT S OF 46N 8 TO
13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FROM 37N TO 43N BETWEEN 51W
AND 57W AREA OF N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH HURRICANE CRISTOBAL ABOVE OVER FORECAST
WATERS S OF A LINE FROM 41N54W TO 39N70W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS
TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH POST-TROPICAL
CRISTOBAL ABOVE...FROM 33N TO 52N BETWEEN 39W AND 56W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST S AND SW OF POST-TROPICAL
CRISTOBAL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED WITH POST-TROPICAL
CRISTOBAL E OF AREA ABOVE...OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE
FROM 45N35W TO 50N47W TO 57N43W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 21
FT...HIGHEST SW OF POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL.

.LOW 38N43W 1007 MB MOVING E 10 KT. WITHIN 240 NM SW AND S
QUADRANTS AND 120 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 37N38W 1011 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM
32N TO 37N E OF 41W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 40N35W 1007 MB MOVING NE 05 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM
37N TO 43N E OF 38W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 65N53W 996 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 62N TO 64N E OF 38W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.DENSE FOG. 36 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 43N TO 51N E OF 38W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MOVED E OF AREA.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N66W 1026 MB.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. 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 1800 UTC THU AUG 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI AUG 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT AUG 30.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 29N BETWEEN 63W AND 72W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 75W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN TROPICAL WAVE FROM 19N68W TO 11N70W MOVING W 20 TO 25
KT. FROM 16N BETWEEN WAVE AND 71W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND TSTMS N OF 14N BETWEEN WAVE AND 71W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 19N76W TO 11N78W. FROM 14N
TO 18N WITHIN 180 NM E OF WAVE E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 68W AND 72W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 19N85W TO 16N87W. FROM 15N
TO 18N WITHIN 420 NM E OF WAVE E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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