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FZNT01 KWBC 092239
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC TUE FEB 09 2016

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FEB 09
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 10
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FEB 11

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 38N67W 990 MB MOVING NE 45 KT. WITHIN 240 NM SE SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 19 TO 32 FT. ALSO FROM 31N TO 36N
BETWEEN 65W AND 78W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 40N W OF 56W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N49W 979 MB. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 360 NM OF LOW EXCEPT WITHIN 780 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 28 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 900 NM
SE...480 NM SW...420 NM NW AND 480 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 18 TO 32 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N40W 973 MB. WITHIN 360 NM S AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 30 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A
LINE FROM 48N35W TO 57N58W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 27 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 46N56W 987 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
300 NM NE AND 240 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 19 TO
38 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM NE...900 NM SE...240 NM SW...AND
240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 28
FT...HIGHEST S QUADRANT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS MERGED WITH LOW
51N49W DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 61N42W 1000 MB MOVING E 10 KT. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS BETWEEN 240 NM SW QUADRANT AND WITHIN 120 NM E OF A LINE
FROM 55N41W TO 52N37W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 27 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM SW QUADRANT AND FROM 50N TO 56N E OF 54W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 62N35W 994 MB. N OF 64N E OF GREENLAND
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 60N E OF
GREENLAND WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N71W 998 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
540 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N56W 994 MB. BETWEEN 360 NM AND 780 NM S
 QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
31N TO 43N BETWEEN 76W AND 50W AND WITHIN 600 NM N OF A LINE
FROM 31N50W TO 36N35W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 25 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 41N56W 1000 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SE AND
300 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
LOW 46N56W ABOVE.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
NW AND W OF A LINE FROM 61N48W TO 57N58W AND FROM 48N TO 50N
BETWEEN 63W AND 57W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 62N AND
W OF GREENLAND.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NW AND W OF A
LINE FROM 65N52W TO 60N58W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.48 HOUR FORECAST OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS N OF 57N BETWEEN
51W AND 56W AREA OF N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 40N TO 46N BETWEEN 59W AND 35W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 38N TO 50N E OF 51W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 39N TO 46N E OF 54W.

.HIGH 56N60W 1025 MB MOVING N 35 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MOVED N OF AREA.

.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 1800 UTC TUE FEB 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED FEB 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU FEB 11.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 26N76W TO 23N82W. N OF 27N WITHIN 270
NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE
N OF 25N WITHIN 540 NM E OF FRONT 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 80W W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT
IN NW SWELL. N OF 27N W OF 80W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
FT. REMAINDER AREA NE OF BAHAMAS TO LINE 31N50W TO 19N60W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT 11 TO 16 FT N OF 28N
BETWEEN 52W AND 62W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N61W TO 26N67W TO 20N74W. N
OF 27W W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT WITH
FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE BETWEEN 70W AND 77W. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 16 FT N OF 27N BETWEEN 65W AND 72W. ELSEWHERE
N OF 24N W OF FRONT TO 74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN NW SWELL E OF BAHAMAS. N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO 44W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N59W TO 25N65W TO
20N72W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 76W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF FRONT TO
75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 24N E
OF FRONT TO LINE 31N35W TO 24N52W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N56W TO 25N64W AND
STATIONARY FRONT TO 20N72W. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 74W NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL. S OF 24N WITHIN 180 W
OF COLD FRONT NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. N OF 24N W OF
FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N77W TO 21N75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT JUST SE OF AREA. E OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30
KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE E OF
87W N OF 28N. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 14 FT E OF 87W N OF
28N.
.06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N E OF 93W NW WINDS 20 TO 25KT...EXCEPT
25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE E OF 87W N OF 28N.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 14 FT E OF 87W N OF 28N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N E OF 87W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT. S OF 27N E OF 93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT
IN NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 65W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
65W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST S OF 12N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 68W AND 79 NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT S OF 12N BETWEEN 74W AND
76W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 13 FT S OF 12N BETWEEN 74W
AND 76W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 20N BETWEEN 40W AND 57W...AND FROM 20N TO 27N E OF
40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 40W AND 60W...AND FROM 15N TO
23N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE SWELL...MIXED
WITH NW SWELL N OF 12N W OF 55W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 24N E OF 62W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL...EXCEPT 10 TO 11 FT FROM 14N TO
24N E OF 45W.

.CARIBBEAN STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 1579 TO 11N81W.
FROM 11N TO 16N W OF FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 18N77W TO
11N81W. S OF 17N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N72W TO 15N77W TO
11N81W. W OF FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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