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FZNT01 KWBC 270939
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC FRI FEB 27 2015

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 27
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 28
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 01

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 58N43W 967 MB MOVING NE 35 KT. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS FROM 53N TO 57N E OF 49W WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 25 TO 35
FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 120 NM AND 240 NM W QUADRANT AND E OF A
LINE FROM 56N52W TO 51N43W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 28 FT.
ALSO WITHIN 300 NM NE...660 NM SE...420 NM SW...AND 360 NM NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA. BETWEEN 46N AND A LINE FROM
61N60W TO 56N35W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 43N55W 1000 MB MOVING NE 55 KT. WITHIN 180 NM SE AND 480 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 240 NM NE...420 NM SE...960 NM SW...AND 120 NM NW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 52N25W 986 MB. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 1140 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 62N41W 977 MB. BETWEEN 420 NM AND 540 NM S
AND 300 NM AND 480 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO
22 FT. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 240 NM NE...960 NM
SE...840 NM SW...AND 540 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 19 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
W OF A LINE FROM 62N54W TO 58N56W TO 53N50W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 60N W OF
50W AND W OF A LINE FROM 60N54W TO 55N47W TO 53N50W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N W OF
47W AND W OF A LINE FROM 59N52W TO 54N45W TO 47N46W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS W OF A LINE FROM 38N68W
TO 31N74W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 34N W OF 65W AREA OF NE TO E WINDS
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 41N E OF 56W AREA OF N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER BELL. 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 0600 UTC FRI FEB 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT FEB 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN MAR 01.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 70W AND
77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 73W AND 79W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL. N OF 17N BETWEEN 71.5W AND
73.5W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 16N BETWEEN 64W
AND 67W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM
10N TO 15N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE
FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N E OF
78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 10N TO 15N
BETWEEN 78W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM
10N TO 17N BETWEEN 65W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 73W AND 81W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N
BETWEEN 72W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT
IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA S OF 17.5N E OF 80W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17.5N
BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 73W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL. E OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N71W TO 25N80W. N OF 30N E OF FRONT TO
66W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO
75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SW AND NW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 23N80W. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC S OF 20N BETWEEN 50W AND 62W AND E OF 50W FROM 13N TO A
LINE FROM 29N35W TO 22N50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 20N BETWEEN 55W AND 61W AND FROM
15N TO 24N E OF 55W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN NE SWELL. N OF 25N E OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 50W AND 61W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 20N BETWEEN 53W AND 62W AND FROM
15N TO 21N E OF 53W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 08N TO A LINE FROM 29N35W TO 29N48W TO 21N
70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC 18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...
INCLUDING THE APPROACHES TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.ATLC 24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 30N W OF 75W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N W OF A LINE FROM 31N69W TO 27N73W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 91W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N TO 29N W OF 87W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT W OF 92W. FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 90W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT W OF 85W.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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