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FZNT02 KNHC 071006
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SUN FEB 07 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN FEB 07.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 08.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 09.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC STORM WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM LOW PRES NEAR 29N78W 1008 MB TO 23N80W. WITHIN
240 NM NW AND 120 SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN NW QUADRANT. N OF 28N BETWEEN 65W AND 75W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM LOW PRES NEAR 31N76W 1005 MB
TO 23N79W. N OF 28N W OF FRONT NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT N OF 27N. N OF 25N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES N OF AREA. COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO
22N76W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT
OUTSIDE BAHAMAS. N OF 26N E OF FRONT TO 72W SW TO W WINDS 30 TO
35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 23N E OF FRONT TO 65W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 27N74W TO 21N75W. N
OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 78W W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO
23 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF 67W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 22N W OF 60W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 28N68W TO 20N74W. N
OF 28N BETWEEN 69W AND 75W WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 20 TO 30
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 31N. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N BETWEEN 64W AND 77W
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 23N
W OF 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 38N66W TO 20N74W. N
OF 28N BETWEEN 60W AND 72W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 32
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 31N69W. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N BETWEEN 61W AND 77W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 22N
W OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL
OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 20N74W. NEW
COLD FRONT FROM 31N77W TO 28N80W. N OF 28N W OF 75W W WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N W OF 70W SW TO W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 21N W
OF LINE FROM 31N52W TO 20N74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 18
FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N61W.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N85W TO 26N90W. N OF 28N E
OF 90W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N84W TO 25N89W. N OF 27N E
OF 88W NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N
E OF 95W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT N OF 26N E OF 88W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N E OF 94W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 09N TO 20N BETWEEN 36W AND 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 18N BETWEEN 43W AND 55W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 17N BETWEEN 50W AND 53W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN COLD FRONT FROM 22N80W TO 16N87W. S OF 20N W OF FRONT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 12N84W. FROM
13N TO 15N W OF 82W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 12N84W. WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 12N84W. S OF
16N W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. S OF 14N BETWEEN 65W AND 70W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 66W AND 72W E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 21N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 95W NW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST E OF 90W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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