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HIGH SEAS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC TUE FEB 09 2016

CORRECTED CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC TUE FEB 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED FEB 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU FEB 11.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 26N76W TO 23N82W. N OF 27N WITHIN 270
NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE
N OF 25N WITHIN 540 NM E OF FRONT 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 80W W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT
IN NW SWELL. N OF 27N W OF 80W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
FT. REMAINDER AREA NE OF BAHAMAS TO LINE 31N50W TO 19N60W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT 11 TO 16 FT N OF 28N
BETWEEN 52W AND 62W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N61W TO 26N67W TO 20N74W. N
OF 27W W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT WITH
FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE BETWEEN 70W AND 77W. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 16 FT N OF 27N BETWEEN 65W AND 72W. ELSEWHERE
N OF 24N W OF FRONT TO 74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN NW SWELL E OF BAHAMAS. N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO 44W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N59W TO 25N65W TO
20N72W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 76W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF FRONT TO
75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 24N E
OF FRONT TO LINE 31N35W TO 24N52W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N56W TO 25N64W AND
STATIONARY FRONT TO 20N72W. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 74W NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL. S OF 24N WITHIN 180 W
OF COLD FRONT NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. N OF 24N W OF
FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N77W TO 21N75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT JUST SE OF AREA. E OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30
KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE E OF
87W N OF 28N. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 14 FT E OF 87W N OF
28N.
.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N E OF 93W NW WINDS 20 TO 25KT...EXCEPT
25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE E OF 87W N OF 28N.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 14 FT E OF 87W N OF 28N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N E OF 87W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT. S OF 27N E OF 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT
IN NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 65W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
65W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE
.36 HOUR FORECAST S OF 12N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 68W AND 79 NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT S OF 12N BETWEEN 74W AND
76W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 13 FT S OF 12N BETWEEN 74W
AND 76W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 20N BETWEEN 40W AND 57W...AND FROM 20N TO 27N E OF
40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 40W AND 60W...AND FROM 15N TO
23N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE SWELL...MIXED
WITH NW SWELL N OF 12N W OF 55W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 24N E OF 62W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL...EXCEPT 10 TO 11 FT FROM 14N TO
24N E OF 45W.

.CARIBBEAN STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 1579 TO 11N81W.
FROM 11N TO 16N W OF FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 18N77W TO
11N81W. S OF 17N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N72W TO 15N77W TO
11N81W. W OF FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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