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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1630 UTC MON JAN 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC JAN 26
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 27
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 28

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 59N52W 946 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. WITHIN 180 NM SE AND 240 NM
W AND NW QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 21 TO 36 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 780 NM SE...300 NM SW...420 NM NW...AND 240 NM
NE QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 30 FT...HIGHEST SE OF
CENTER. ALSO FROM 48N TO 60N E OF 50W...N OF 46N BETWEEN 50W AND
63W...AND WITHIN 300 NM E OF A FRONT FROM 48N41W TO 40N49W TO
36N51W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW MERGED WITH LOW 63N37W DESCRIBED BELOW.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 62N40W 977 MB MOVING NE 5 KT. OVER ICE FREE WATERS WITHIN
60 NM W OF A LINE FROM 64N37W TO 61N40W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 60N AND E OF GREENLAND WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 63N37W 972 MB. FROM 59N TO 61N E OF 44W
WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 19 TO 30 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 120 NM
AND 360 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT. ALSO
WITHIN 540 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO
25 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 56N36W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 63N25W 973 MB. WITHIN 180 NM S
OF A LINE FROM 59N35W TO 61N46W WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 21 TO 35
FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 660 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 26 FT...HIGHEST ALONG
35W.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 35N75W 1004 MB MOVING NE 15 KT AND RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING.
FROM 31N TO 33N W OF 75W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 38N72W 992 MB. WITHIN 540 NM E QUADRANT
AND S SEMICIRCLE...AND 420 NM N AND NW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N70W 977 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W...300 NM
N...AND 600 NM E QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 31 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 46N W OF 51W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N68W 988 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NW
QUADRANT... 420 NM S SEMICIRCLE...AND FROM 31N TO 51N BETWEEN
60W AND 44W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE OF
CENTER.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 55N46W 1004 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W AND
SW...AND 360 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 24 TO 31
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM SW SEMICIRCLE AND E QUADRANT WINDS
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A LINE FROM 63N52W
TO 57N59W AND ALSO N OF 47N W OF 58W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 59N AND
W OF 43W AND FROM 49N TO 59N BETWEEN 50W AND 66W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 64N W OF
GREENLAND AND FROM 56N TO 63N W OF 59W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 50N TO 58N
BETWEEN 35W AND 38W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.DENSE FOG. 48 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
FROM 42N TO 50N BETWEEN 35W AND 59W.

.HIGH 34N61W 1019 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 47N47W 1034 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 51N38W 1030 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 56N52W 1028 MB.

.FORECASTER CLARK. 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 MON JAN 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE JAN 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED JAN 28.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N80W TO 29N81.5W. NW OF LINE FROM 25N80W TO
31N73.5N SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT N OF 30N BETWEEN 78W
AND 80W.
.03 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N78W TO 27N80.5W. N OF 26.5N
WITHIN 120 NM SE OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 FT N OF 29N. ELSEWHERE N OF 24.5N E OF FRONT TO 74W SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. W OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT N OF 28N NEAR FRONT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO 28N78W TO 25N81W.  N
OF 27N W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT N
OF 27N. N OF 28N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO 72W S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT N OF 27N. WITHIN 120 NM SE OF A
LINE FROM 31N66W TO 27N80W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 26N70W TO 21.5N78W.
N OF 27.5N W OF FRONT TO 74W SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12
TO 18 FT. N OF 27.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 80W W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. N OF 27.5N WITHIN 180 NM SE OF FRONT S TO
SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF
A LINE FROM 24N65W TO 31N57W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT
W TO NW WINDS BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT PRIMARILY IN SW
SWELL...EXCEPT PRIMARILY NW SWELL BEHIND FRONT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N62W TO 27N65W TO 20N71W. N
OF 27N W OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT W TO NW
WINDS W OF 75W. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT IN W TO NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
31N68W. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO BAHAMAS WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL. N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO
52W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF
SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N61W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 26N65.5W TO
20N75W. LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N56W TO 29N63W THEN WARM
FRONT TO 25N74W THEN WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT TO 21.5N78W. N
OF A LINE FROM 31N54W TO 29N60W TO 31N65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N58W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD AND STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. WITHIN
AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 31N40W TO 26N50W TO 26N60W TO
31N57W TO 31N40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED
SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGE.

.ATLC FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N42W TO 22N43W. N OF 26N E OF TROUGH
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 20N TO 30N
E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 24N E OF 40W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 17N E
OF A LINE FROM 17N50W TO 31N52W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 76W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT AS NOTED BELOW WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 17N BETWEEN 82W AND
84W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 16N W OF 81W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 28.5N82W TO 25N87W TO 25N97.5W.
NW OF FRONT TO 29N AND W TO 87W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO 91W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT. WITHIN 120 NM S OF FRONT E OF 90W W TO NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25N81W TO 22N87W TO 20N95W.  W
OF FRONT TO 91W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW
SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 27N84W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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