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FZNT02 KNHC 051015
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC THU MAY 05 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 THU MAY 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI MAY 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT MAY 07.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N78W TO 27N79.5W TO 25N81W. N OF 23.5N
WITHIN 210 NM SE OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF 20N BETWEEN FRONT
AND 72W.
.03 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO 25N78.5W TO 24N81W.
N OF 27.5N WITHIN 210 NM SE OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED STRONG TSTMS. ELSEWHERE N OF 24.5N E
OF FRONT TO 65W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED
SE TO S AND NE SWELL. S OF 24.5N E OF FRONT TO 77W SW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. N OF 26N W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N71W TO 21.5N78W. SECOND
COLD FRONT FROM 31N74W TO 27N80W. N OF 26.5N E OF PRIMARY FRONT
TO 62W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF 29.5N W
OF SECOND FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW
SWELL. N OF 27.5N BETWEEN FRONTS WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N69.5W TO 20N78W. SECOND
COLD FRONT FROM 31N74W TO 25N80W. N OF 24N E OF PRIMARY FRONT TO
61W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. N OF 30N W OF
SECOND FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 28N
BETWEEN FRONTS WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N66.5W TO 24N70W TO
20N73W. WEAKENING SECOND COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 21.5N78W.
N OF 26N E OF STATIONARY FRONT TO 58W S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 21N TO 25N E OF 44W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 42W AND 54W E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 15N TO 28N BETWEEN 42W AND 58W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 200 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM
14.5N44W TO 30N58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE
AND N SWELL.

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

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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