High Seas Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT02 KNHC 281544
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC SUN DEC 28 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC SUN DEC 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON DEC 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE DEC 30.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC LOW PRES NEAR 31N37W 1008 MB WITH COLD FRONT FROM LOW TO
25N39W TO 20N50W TO 18N65W TO 20N71W. WITHIN 120 NM OF LOW
CENTER WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 25N E OF FRONT
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE ATLC W OF FRONT TO
A LINE FROM 31N54W TO 23N72W TO 19N68W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SE AND NW SWELL. REMAINDER OF
AREA S OF 18N E OF 61W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN N
TO NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA. DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM
26N35W TO 21N43W. ATLC WATERS N OF 26N BETWEEN 37W AND 46W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE...SE AND NW SWELL. FROM
19N TO 24N BETWEEN 47W AND 68W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL. S OF 15N E OF 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH E OF AREA. ATLC WATERS S OF A
LINE FROM 22N66W TO 21N52W TO 15N50W TO 14N35W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST ATLC S OF 16N WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9
FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE WINDS 25 TO 30
KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 18N BETWEEN 71W AND
82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 12N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN
72W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH NE
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN
71W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT WITH NE
SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 18.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W...INCLUDING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 16N BETWEEN 69W AND 73W 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.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 30N91W TO 23N98W. S OF 26N W OF
FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N91W TO 21N97W. S OF 27N W
OF 95W AND FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N87W TO 18N94W. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N86W TO 18N93W. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 28N83W TO 22N91W. WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.