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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC FRI MAY 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FRI MAY 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAY 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAY 29.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO NEAR 28.5N 74.7W 1010 MB AT 2100 UTC
MAY 27 MOVING W NW OR 300 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS
30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NE AND 60
NW NW QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM
NE...75 NM SW AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM N SEMICIRCLE.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 29.5N 76.4W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 40 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 50 NM N SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 150 NM
NE...75 NM SE...30 NM SW AND 60 NM NW QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM NE AND 60 NM SW SEMICIRCLES OF
CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER WATERS
WITHIN 210 NM NE AND 75 NM SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM N SEMICIRCLE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 30.7N 78.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 40 NM SE QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NE...75 NM SE...30 NM SW AND 60 NM NW
QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM NE AND 60
NM SW SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
REMAINDER WATERS WITHIN 210 NM NE AND 75 NM SW SEMICIRCLES WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 32.0N 79.7W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 40 NM SE QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 90 NM E AND 30 NM W SEMICIRCLES OF CENTER WITH
SEAS TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER WATERS WITHIN 180 NM OF CENTER
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO INLAND NEAR 32.8N 80.2W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 60 NM NE...40 NM SE AND 20 NM NW QUADRANTS. SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM E OF CENTER WITH SEAS TO 15 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 33 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER WATERS WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO OVER WATER NEAR 33.6N
78.7W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.

EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.

.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW TWO NEAR 34.0N
77.2W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.

.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW TWO NEAR 34.7N
75.6W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 28N W OF 92W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.06 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 NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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