High Seas Forecast
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FZNT02 KNHC 220830
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC TUE AUG 22 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC TUE AUG 22.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED AUG 23.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU AUG 24.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 20.5N72W TO
20.5N71W TO 20N71W TO 20N72W TO 20.5N72W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 12N74W TO
12N70W TO 11N70W TO 11N74W TO 12N74W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF OF VENEZUELA... NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST  WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.12 HOUR FORECAST GULF OF MEXICO REMNANT LOW OF HARVEY OVER
YUCATAN PENINSULA. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 23N91W TO 23N89W TO
22N89W TO 22N91W TO 23N91W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
21N92W 1009 MB. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 24N92W TO 24N89W TO
22N89W TO 22N92W TO 24N92W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
22.5N94W 1007 MB. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 26N95W TO 26N90W TO
22N90W TO 22N95W TO 26N95W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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

CONVECTION VALID AT 0815 UTC TUE AUG 22...

.SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG CARIBBEAN N OF 18N.

.SCATTERED MODERATE S OF 24N BETWEEN 72W AND 77W.

$$

.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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