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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC MON MAY 02 2016

CCODE/1:31:04:01:00/AOW/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT VOS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

SECURITE

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC MAY 02
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAY 03
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAY 04

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 49N41W 990 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 240 NM S
AND W SEMICIRCLES WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 25 FT. ELSEWHERE
FROM 39N TO 53N BETWEEN 35W AND 49W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
18 FT...HIGHEST SW OF THE LOW CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF THE FORECAST AREA. WITHIN AN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 45N35W TO 55N50W TO 62N50W 57N35W TO
45N35W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF THE FORECAST AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 60N40W 1007 MB DRIFTING SE. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 240 NM S AND 360 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED IN STORM
WARNING ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 41N69W 1012 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 360 NM E SEMICIRCLE
AND 480 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N60W 1006 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 240 NM N AND NE SEMICIRCLES AND BETWEEN 180 NM AND 540 NM
S QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N49W 1008 MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 420 NM
NE AND 120 NM AND 480 NM SE AND S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 40N71W 1006 MB. WITHIN 360 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. NEW LOW TO FORM 37N73W 1002
MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 42N60W TO 40N70W TO THE LOW TO 31N80W.
WITHIN 360 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 120 NM OF
49N35W AND 41N69W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 180 NM OF 45N56W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 52N BETWEEN 45W AND 58W.

.HIGH 44N55W 1027 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 45N46W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N35W 1028 MB.

.HIGH 55N57W 1025 MB MOVING SE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 32N67W 1022 MB DRIFTING E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 54N43W 1021 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N39W 1028 MB.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. 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 MON MAY 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE MAY 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED MAY 04.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N80W TO 30N82W. N OF
30.5N WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.ATLC 48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N79W TO 29N81W. N OF
30N BETWEEN 71W AND 78W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 30N93.5W TO 25N97.5W. S OF 28.5N
W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS N OF 27N BETWEEN 90W AND 92W AND N OF 28N WITHIN
90 NM E OF FRONT. ELSEWHERE E OF FRONT BETWEEN 90W AND 94W LOCAL
VSBY LESS THAN 3 NM IN SMOKE AND HAZE.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N91.5W TO 26N96W TO 21N97W.
S OF 27N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 FT NEAR 24N97W. ELSEWHERE E OF FRONT BETWEEN 90W AND 94W
LOCAL VSBY LESS THAN 3 NM IN SMOKE AND HAZE.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N89W TO 26N94W TO 19N96W.
S OF 25N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
E OF FRONT S OF 24N BETWEEN 90W AND 94W LOCAL VSBY LESS THAN 3
NM IN SMOKE AND HAZE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N88W TO 26N93W TO 18N96W.
S OF 21N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N87.5W TO 26N92W TO 18N95W.
N OF 20N W OF 95.5W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 28N83W TO 26N86W TO 18N92W. S
OF 21N W OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
N OF 26.5N E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN
8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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