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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC SUN MAR 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC MAR 01
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAR 02
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAR 03

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 61N40W 972 MB NEARLY STATIONARY BUT WILL MOVE SE. OVER ICE
FREE FORECAST WATERS BETWEEN 90 NM AND 300 NM SW AND S QUADRANTS
 WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM
FROM 45N35W TO 46N48W TO 55N55W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA NEAR 60N27W 974 MB. WITHIN 360
NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 33 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 46N35W TO 52N49W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 22 FT...EXCEPT N OF 61N 8 TO 12 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL E OF AREA. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED BELOW
WITH NEW LOW 62N41W.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 43N66W 1007 MB. WITHIN 360 NM SE AND
480 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N58W 979 MB WITH A FRONT FROM CENTER TO
45N55W TO 37N62W. WITHIN 240 NM E OF THE FRONT WINDS 35 TO 50
KT. SEAS 10 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 40N59W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N52W 961 MB WITH A FRONT FROM CENTER TO
53N48W TO 50N45W TO 44N46W TO 32N54W. WITHIN 180 NM NW AND 300
NM SW QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 180 NM N AND E OF THE FRONT N OF
51N AND WITHIN 300 NM E OF THE FRONT FROM 42N TO 51N WINDS 40 TO
55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1140 NM S...780 NM
W...660 NM E...AND 420 NM N QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10
TO 23 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 41N56W.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 35N48W 1027 MB WITH A TROUGH FROM CENTER TO 39N62W WILL
MOVE MOVE NE 40 KT. WITHIN 240 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM N OF THE TROUGH
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF THE FORECAST AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 62N41W 990 MB. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 62N49W TO 49N35W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
10 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 63N39W 992 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 19 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER FORECAST WATERS N AND W
OF A LINE FROM 60N45W TO 58N53W TO 53N45W TO 47N47W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A
LINE FROM 60N45W TO 59N57W TO 52N48W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 60N AND
W OF 45W AND N OF A LINE FROM 42N67W TO 45N57W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. 48 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
FROM 45N TO 55N BETWEEN 39W AND 47W.

.COMPLEX HIGH WITH MEAN CENTER NEAR 41N69W 1040 MB WILL MOVE SE
25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N61W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED S OF THE FORECAST AREA.

.HIGH 42N50W 1039 MB MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 42N41W 1033 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH E OF THE FORECAST AREA.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. 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 1200 UTC SUN MAR 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON MAR 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE MAR 03.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN 68W AND 81W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 73W AND 79W NE WINDS
20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N W OF 69W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N W OF 70W NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N BETWEEN
70W AND 81W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF 13N E OF
70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N62W TO 27N71W. N OF
29N W OF FRONT TO 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 28N W OF 73W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC FROM FROM 12N TO 20N E OF 55W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF LINE FROM 31N47W TO 22N65W TO
18.5N65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 18N BETWEEN 50W AND 60W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 23N E OF 61W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 28N E OF 76W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 28N E OF 76W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO WITH 30 NM OF THE COAST OF TEXAS N OF 27N AREAS
OF FOG WITH VISIBILITIES 1 NM OR LESS.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 23N W OF 94W AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITIES 1 NM OR LESS. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST BETWEEN 85W AND
94W AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITIES 1 NM OR LESS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF THE COAST BETWEEN 91W AND 96W
AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITIES 1 NM OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER.

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

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.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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