High Seas Forecast
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FZNT02 KNHC 210340
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT JAN 21 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SAT JAN 21.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN JAN 22.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON JAN 23.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N46W TO 24N56W TO 21N70W. N OF 28.5N WITHIN
120 NM SE OF FRONT SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE SE OF FRONT TO LINE 24.5N53W TO 31N38W S TO SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 25N WITHIN 90 NM
W OF FRONT...AND N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 57W W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO LINE 31N68W TO 28N62W
TO 22.5N59W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N44W TO 25N50W TO 20N70W. N
OF LINE FROM 26N50W TO 31N40W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 31N64W TO
31N35W TO 22N58W TO 31N64W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N44W TO 20N60W. N OF 28.5N
WITHIN 180 NM SE OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 31N62W TO 24.5N51W TO 24N44W TO
31N36W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N44W TO
26N47.5W TO 20N56W. N OF LINE FROM 31N63W TO 25.5N46W TO 30N35W.
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27.5N W OF 77.5W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N W OF 77W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N W OF 74W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21.5N TO 26N BETWEEN 88W AND 91W SE TO S
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N BETWEEN 84W AND 92W S TO SW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30.5N87W TO 21N97W. N OF 25.5N
W OF 92W NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF
FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. E OF 88W S TO SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N83W TO 21.5N89W TO 19N96W.
N OF 23N W OF 85W NW TO W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.
ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO 95W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT. N OF 22.5N E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 14N TO 26N E OF 36W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN
MIXED E AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 25N TO 25N E OF 37W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS TO SHIFT E OF 35W.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 11.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18.5N BETWEEN 84W AND 87W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17.5N BETWEEN 84W AND 85.5W SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT JUST NW OF YUCATAN CHANNEL. WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.


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

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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