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FZNT02 KNHC 272206
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC FRI FEB 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FRI FEB 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT FEB 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAR 01.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 17N BETWEEN 68W AND
79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL. E OF
68W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 15N
BETWEEN 72W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 10.5N TO 17N E OF 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL. REMAINDER AREA
FROM 10N TO 17N E OF 81W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N
BETWEEN 72W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N E OF 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN 72W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17N
BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 17.5N E OF 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 24N81W. N OF 29N E OF FRONT TO 55W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 31N68W TO 24N80W. N OF 27N W OF 72W
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 28N75W THEN
STATIONARY TO 25N80W. N OF 28N W OF 75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW PART.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 28N68W
THEN STATIONARY TO 25N80W. N OF 27N W OF A LINE FROM 31N71W TO
27N77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW
PART.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N60W TO
28N68W TO 26N80W. W OF A LINE FROM 31N60W TO 27N78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT...HIGHEST W OF 75W.

.ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 50W AND 63W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 14N TO 27N BETWEEN 35W AND 50W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF 26N E OF A LINE FROM 31N35W
TO 26N44W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N BETWEEN 50W AND 65W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS.
FROM 13N TO 24N BETWEEN 35W AND 50W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL. N OF 24N E OF A LINE FROM 31N40W TO
24N55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 21N E OF 60W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF A LINE FROM 27N35W TO
27N50W TO 22N63W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 65W AND 74W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT E OF BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N W OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT E OF BAHAMAS. WINDWARD PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO STATIONARY FRONT FROM 24N81W TO 21N87W. N OF
FRONT TO 27N BETWEEN 85W AND 93W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT. N OF 26N W OF 93W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT W
OF 92W.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT W OF 90W.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER COBB. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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