High Seas Forecast
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FZNT02 KNHC 230900
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC WED AUG 23 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 23.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU AUG 24.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI AUG 25.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF MEXICO LOW PRES...REMNANTS OF HARVEY...NEAR 21N91W 1009
MB. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 24N92W TO 24N90W TO 21N90W TO 21N92W
TO 24N92W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
22N93W 1007 MB. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 27N94W TO 27N90W TO
22N90W TO 22N94W TO 27N94W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
23N94W 1006 MB. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 28N95W TO 28N90W TO
23N90W TO 23N95W TO 28N95W SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
25N95W 1004 MB. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 29N98W TO 29N90W TO
23N90W TO 23N98W TO 29N98W SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.CARIBBEAN 30 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 13N73W TO
13N70W TO 12N70W TO 12N73W TO 13N73W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF OF VENEZUELA... E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.CARIBBEAN 48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 18N88W TO
18N86W TO 16N86W TO 16N88W TO 18N88W...INCLUDING GULF OF
HONDURAS... E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0815 UTC WED AUG 23...

.REMNANT LOW OF HARVEY...NUMEROUS MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG FROM
20N TO 24N BETWEEN 90W AND 92W.

$$

.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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