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FZNT02 KNHC 260212
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC MON JAN 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC MON JAN 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE JAN 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED JAN 28.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACH SE UNITED STATES COAST.
N OF 30N W OF 78W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N79W TO 29N81W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 210 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
W OF FRONT W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO 24N80W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
N OF 28N WITHIN 180 NM W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF 67W SW TO W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 27N W OF 73W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N71W TO 23N77W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 150 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
N OF 28N WITHIN 300 NM W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF 63W SW TO W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT N OF 27N W OF 73W. N OF 27N BETWEEN
63W AND 49W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED E AND
NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 21N75W. N OF 30N
BETWEEN 62W AND 73W SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20
FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N WITHIN 540 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER AREA N OF 23N BETWEEN
55W AND 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED E AND N
SWELL. N OF 29N WITHIN 480 NM W OF FRONT W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 20N70W. N OF 27N
W OF 54W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 23N W OF 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
IN NW SWELL N AND E OF BAHAMAS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC BROAD TROUGH FROM 31N41W TO 25N42W. N OF 27N E OF 42W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. FROM 22N TO 30N E OF 39W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N E OF 40W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 19N E OF 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 21N75W. WITHIN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 31N71W TO 31N57W TO 27N66W TO 31N71W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED E AND
NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DIFFUSE. CONDITIONS MERGE.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 09.5N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N E OF 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14N E OF 72W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 81W AND 83W
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT APPROACH N CENTRAL GULF. N OF 28N
BETWEEN 85W AND 93W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N83W TO 18N92W. N OF 23N E
OF 94W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT E OF AREA. 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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