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FZNT02 KNHC 062200
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC TUE DEC 06 2016

UPDATED FOR NEW PARAGRAPH IN ATLC

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 TUE DEC 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED DEC 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU DEC 08.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 26N35W TO 23N43W THEN STATIONARY TO
19N64W. N OF LINE FROM 22N35W TO 15N48W TO 16N54W TO 31N63W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR
31N35W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. NEW COLD FRONT FROM 31N48W
TO 30N60W. N OF 29N E OF 56W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 31N45W. ELSEWHERE NE OF LINE FROM 15N35W
TO 27N50W TO 30N60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT TO DISSIPATE. N OF LINE FROM 23N35W
TO 23N43W TO 31N64W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW
SWELL.

.ATLC N OF 28N W OF 73W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 27N80W. N OF 29N E
OF FRONT TO 56W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 28N70W...THEN
STATIONARY TO 26N80W. CONDITIONS TO MERGE WITH FRONTAL SYSTEM
ABOVE.

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 18N BETWEEN 46W AND 51W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 13N BETWEEN 48W AND 55W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 38W AND 59W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 71W AND 76W...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT W PART.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT...OUTSIDE GULF OF VENEZUELA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. FROM 12N TO 15N BETWEEN 78W
AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 30N84W TO 24N89W TO 18.5N95W. N
OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 87W W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 25N81W TO 22N90W. WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.42 HOUR FORECAST NEW COLD FRONT FROM 30N92W TO 27N98W. NW OF
FRONT NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 28N82W TO 27.5N93W TO
25.5N97.5W. N OF FRONT W OF 89W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 25.5N TO 27.5N BETWEEN 87W AND 94.5W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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