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FZNT02 KNHC 050934
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC WED AUG 05 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 18N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 10.5N TO 16N
BETWEEN 80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17.5N
BETWEEN 72W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE
TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 69W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16.5N
BETWEEN 72W AND 82.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE
TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. ELSEWHERE
FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN 72W AND 82.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 78W
AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN S OF 22N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE
APPROACH TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE
APPROACH TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 21N BETWEEN 72W AND 76W...
INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N W OF 86W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF HONDURAS...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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