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FZNT02 KNHC 312131
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC SAT JAN 31 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SAT JAN 31.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN FEB 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON FEB 02.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 24N80W. STATIONARY FRONT FROM
31N51W TO 21N60W. N OF 29N E OF STATIONARY FRONT TO 47W S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 27N WITHIN 150 NM E OF
COLD FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 28N W OF
COLD FRONT TO 73W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 26N W OF COLD FRONT TO 75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST MERGED COLD FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 25N55W TO
18N63W. N OF 27N WITHIN 480 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 30N BETWEEN 55W AND 65W W TO NW WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT WITH NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N
WITHIN 900 NM W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
17 FT IN NW SWELL. S OF 25N W OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN EXPOSED WATERS. REMAINDER WATERS N OF 25N W OF
FRONT TO 76W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED N AND E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N47W TO 25N52W TO 20N62W. N
OF 27N WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 57W W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 22 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO LINE
25N55W TO 31N62W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT IN NW
SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N60W. REMAINDER AREA W OF FRONT TO 74W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN NW TO N SWELL...HIGHEST
NEAR 30N65W.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N44W TO 25N47W TO 18N63W. N
OF 27N WITHIN 150 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. N OF 26N WITHIN 600 NM W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT IN NW SWELL. S OF 23N BETWEEN 65W AND E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT IN EXPOSED WATERS. REMAINDER WATERS W
OF FRONT TO 77W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY
IN MIXED N AND E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N35W TO 25N40W TO 21N51W.
WITHIN AREA BOUND BY LINE 24N74W TO 31N63W TO 31N36W TO 18N54W
TO 18N68W TO 24N74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN A
BROAD MIX OF SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N48W.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC 30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT W OF AREA. N OF 30N W OF 77W S
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACH SE UNITED STATES COAST. N
OF 29N W OF 74W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT ALONG SE UNITED STATES COAST. N OF
30N W OF 77W SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 28N W OF 69W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N79.5W TO 29.5N81W. SE OF
FRONT TO LINE 28.5N78W TO 31N70W SW WINDS 30 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N E OF FRONT TO LINE 26N72W TO 31N67W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. W OF FRONT W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.S OF 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND
80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN 72W
AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N
BETWEEN 71W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N
BETWEEN 67W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N BETWEEN
67W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 68W AND 79W AND FROM
15N TO 17N BETWEEN 72W AND 75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 74W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 12N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 18N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF MEXICO N OF 23N E OF 85W E TO SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N 26.5N BETWEEN 85W AND 88W SE TO S WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N90W TO 25N97W. W OF FRONT N
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 27.5N83W TO 21.5N95W TO
18.5N95W. S OF 21N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT. N OF 21N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT.

.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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