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FZNT02 KNHC 300233
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT APR 30 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SAT APR 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAY 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON MAY 02.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC LOW PRES E OF AREA NEAR 29N34W 1010 MB WITH DISSIPATING
COLD FRONT FROM 18N35W TO 15N46W. N OF 27N E OF 40W NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N E OF
42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 26N36W 1011 MB. COLD FRONT
DISSIPATED. N OF 26N E OF 42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 25N36W 1012 MB. N OF 27N E OF
42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 25N38W 1014 MB. N OF 29N E OF
37W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 17.5N BETWEEN 85W AND 87.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18.5N BETWEEN 85W AND 87.5W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N BETWEEN 85W AND 87W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 66.5W AND
70W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11.5N TO 14.5N BETWEEN 67W AND 71W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 22N TO 27N W OF 94W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 26N TO 28.5N BETWEEN 93W AND
96.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL. FROM 21N TO
23.5N BETWEEN 87.5W TO 91W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 26.5N BETWEEN 88.5W AND 95.5W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. S OF 20N E OF 93W E TO SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. FROM 20N TO 21.5N W OF 95.5W
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21.5N TO 24N BETWEEN 87.5W AND 91W E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 23.5N BETWEEN 82.5W AND
84W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 24.5N BETWEEN 88.5W AND 92W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 23N BETWEEN 87.5W AND 90.5W E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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