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FZNT02 KNHC 050834
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SAT SEP 05 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SAT SEP 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN SEP 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON SEP 07.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM FRED NEAR 23.2N 41.0W 1007 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 05
MOVING W NW OR 290 DEG AT 10 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT
GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 30 NM OVER NE
QUADRANT OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM NE
QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM N AND 90 NM
S SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION FRED NEAR 23.7N 42.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT AND SEAS 10 TO 12 FT
NEAR CENTER. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM NE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION FRED NEAR 24.7N 42.7W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT AND SEAS 9 TO 11 FT
NEAR CENTER. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM NE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRED NEAR 28.2N 41.1W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT AND SEAS 10 TO 12 FT WITHIN 50
NM E SEMICIRCLE. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM NE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRED NEAR 31.5N 37.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRED NEAR 35.0N 33.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRED NEAR 36.5N 30.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 72W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF 12N78W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 72W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 12N BETWEEN 70W AND 75W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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