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FZNT01 KWBC 011023
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SUN FEB 01 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 01
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 02
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 03

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 46N60W 991 MB MOVING N 30 KT. N OF
31N WITHIN 780 NM S AND 420 NM N SEMICIRCLES WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 24 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N57W 974 MB. FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM
CENTER TO 55N47W TO 40N41W TO 31N15W. WITHIN 360 NM NE QUADRANT
AND WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT FROM 40N TO 55N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 60N AND A LINE FROM 38N66W
TO 31N52W TO 31N40W TO 31N35W...AND N OF 60N W OF GREENLAND
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 66N52W 975 MB. WITHIN 120 NM OF THE W AND
SW COASTS OF GREENLAND WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 27 FT.
ELSEWHERE OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS N OF 47N W OF 35W WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND NEAR 40N82W 997 MB. N OF 31N WITHIN
540 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N74W 992 MB. WITHIN 540 NM S AND 360 NM
E QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N65W 977 MB. WITHIN 540 NM S AND 300 NM
SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 60 KT. SEAS 18 TO 32 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF
A LINE FROM 31N57W TO 40N52W TO 47N54W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
10 TO 20 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW E OF AREA NEAR 59N29W 99 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. WITHIN 420 NM
SW AND 240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 40N35W 1005 MB. WITHIN 420 NM W
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A LINE FROM 59N58W
TO 63N51W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A
LINE FROM 62N59W TO 65N52W...ALSO FROM 44N TO 50N W OF 57W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 47N52W TO 53N48W TO 64N57W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 57N58W MOVING N 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM W AND NW SEMICIRCLES
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
LOW 60N57W ABOVE.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 41N TO 48N
BETWEEN 51W AND 44W AND FROM 42N TO 49N BETWEEN 54W AND 61W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 43N TO 59N BETWEEN 35W AND 55W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG E OF A LINE FROM 60N50W TO 50N36W.

.HIGH 33N78W 1029 MB MOVING SE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH S OF AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 36N48W 1029 MB.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. 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 SUN FEB 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 03.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N54.5W TO 22N65W TO 21.5N78W.
DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N49W TO 18N62.5W. N OF 28.5N
W OF FRONT TO 65W W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 26.5N W OF FRONT TO 26.5N67W TO 31N72W W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NE. N
OF FRONT TO 24.5N W OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT. ELSEWHERE NW OF FRONT TO 75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN NW TO N SWELL. N OF 27.5N WITHIN 90 NM SE OF FRONT S TO
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 29N WITHIN 210 NM E
OF STATIONARY FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N47W TO 25N52W TO 21N70W. N
OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 57W W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO
22 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO LINE 26N55W
TO 31N62W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT IN NW
SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N60W. REMAINDER AREA N OF 23N W OF FRONT
TO 74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N65W. N OF 27N WITHIN 270 NM E OF FRONT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 23N W OF 70W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N44W TO 22N57W THEN
STATIONARY TO 21N70W. N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO LINE 26N53W TO
31N57W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 23N W OF FRONT TO 73W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT IN
NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N60W. N OF 27N WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 23N W OF 65W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 28N35W TO 23N44W TO 22N55W.
WITHIN AREA BOUND BY LINE 24N73W TO 31N60W TO 31N35W TO 30N35W
TO 18N50W TO 18.5N68W TO 24N73W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N45W.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC 18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT W OF AREA. N OF 30N W OF 77W S
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACH SE UNITED STATES COAST. N
OF 29N W OF 74W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT ALONG SE UNITED STATES COAST. N OF
30N W OF 77W SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 28N W OF 69W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N79.5W TO 29.5N81W. SE OF
FRONT TO LINE 28.5N78W TO 31N70W SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N E OF FRONT TO LINE 26N72W TO 31N67W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. W OF FRONT W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 25.5N80W. N OF 28.5N
E OF FRONT TO 63W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 26.5N E OF FRONT TO LINE 26.5N70W TO 31N59W S TO
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 38.5N W OF FRONT TO 76W
W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT
TO 80W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN 72W
AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N
BETWEEN 67W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N BETWEEN
67W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 16N
BETWEEN 68W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 16.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N90W TO 25N97W. NW OF FRONT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 28N82.5W TO 24.5N90W TO
22.5N96W TO 21N97.5W. N OF FRONT TO 24N AND W OF 96W NW TO N
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE NW OF FRONT NW TO
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. S OF 21N W OF 95.5W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 24.5N80W TO 21.5N96W TO
18.5N95.5W. S OF 21N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE NW OF FRONT TO 23N AND W OF 90W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 25N W
OF 90W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 18N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 23N E OF 85W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 84.5W AND 87W S WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.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.

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.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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