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FZNT01 KWBC 030938
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC TUE MAR 03 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MAR 03
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 04
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 05

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW INLAND 50N53W 967 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM
LOW CENTER TO 50N49W TO 43N50W TO 33N62W. FROM 41N TO 52N
BETWEEN 39W AND 49W AND ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM E OF THE FRONT
WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 360 NM NE...900 NM SE...AND 1020 NM SW QUADRANTS
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 19 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N43W 950 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
BETWEEN 180 NM AND 360 NM SE AND S SEMICIRCLES WINDS 50 TO 65
KT. SEAS 28 TO 44 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM SE...AND 360 NM SW
AND W QUADRANTS...AND FROM 62N TO 65N E OF GREENLAND WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 30 FT. ALSO WITHIN 540 NM NE...660 NM SE...960
NM SW...AND 600 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20
FT. .48 HOUR FORECAST LOW NE OF AREA 66N32W 962 MB. FROM 58N TO
62N E OF 43W WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 19 TO 33 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 780 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF A LINE FROM 40N65W
TO 33N77W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST INLAND LOW 52N55W 979 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM
LOW CENTER TO 52N50W TO 48N48W TO 43N52W TO 36N75W. WITHIN 180
NM E AND SE OF THE FRONT N OF 41N WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO
23 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM E AND 780 NM SE QUADRANTS...300
NM SE OF THE FRONT N OF 39N AND WITHIN 240 NM SE OF THE FRONT S
OF 39N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 62N40W 991 MB MOVING N 05 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS BETWEEN
120 NM AND 300 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT. .24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 62N AND W OF GREENLAND.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N W OF
50W AND W OF A LINE FROM 58N57W TO 51N48W TO 46N8W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 61N AND
W OF GREENLAND.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER ICE FREE
FORECAST WATERS FROM 43N TO 49N BETWEEN 44W AND 50W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.DENSE FOG. 48 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 240 NM SE OF A LINE FROM
49N49W TO 44N54W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 37N60W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N40W 1031 MB.

.FORECASTER BELL. 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 TUE MAR 03.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED MAR 04.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU MAR 05.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 80W AND
82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. N OF 16N
BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN
73W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. BETWEEN
65W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 15N
BETWEEN 80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 18N BETWEEN 65W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT TO 12 FT OFF THE
COAST OF COLOMBIA. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 16N BETWEEN 80W AND 82W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT SEAS TO 14 FT IN AREA
OF GALE FORCE WINDS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 21N E OF 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 20N BETWEEN 52W AND 67W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.ATLC 18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W...INCLUDING
THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22.5N W OF 70W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N56W TO 29N60W TO
27N72W. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N48W TO 27N57W THEN
DISSIPATING STATIONARY TO 27N65W. N OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 31N45W TO 27N55W
THEN DISSIPATING STATIONARY TO 27N65W. W OF FRONT TO 50W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF FRONT BETWEEN 50W AND
65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 31N40W TO
27N41W. N OF LINE 26N57W TO 27N50W TO 29N40W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 19N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 18.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 79W...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.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 19N W OF 90W WITHIN 60 NM OF SHORE AND N OF
24N E OF 90W WITHIN 60 NM OF SHORE AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

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.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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