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FZNT01 KWBC 071021
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SUN FEB 07 2016

CCODE/1:31:04:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 07
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 08
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 09

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW E OF AREA 55N33W 951 MB MOVING NE 40 KT. OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 360 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 55 TO 75 KT. SEAS 30 TO
48 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 480 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 22 TO 40 FT. ALSO WITHIN 660 NM SW AND 720 NM NW
QUADRANTS...AND 180 NM SE AND E OF A FRONT FROM 43N35W TO 36N53W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT...EXCEPT NW QUADRANT 9 TO 18
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL E OF AREA. WITHIN 180 NM S OF A LINE
FROM 58N42W TO 57N35W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 30 FT.
ELSEWHERE E OF A LINE FROM 60N51W TO 45N36W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 25 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.OVER FORECAST WATERS W OF A LINE FROM 34N76W TO 31N80W AREA OF
N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N76W 997 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NW SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW 33N75W 990 MB. BETWEEN 60 NM AND 120 NM W
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 34N72W 986 MB. WITHIN 120 NM W AND NW
SEMICIRCLES...AND BETWEEN 120 NM AND 240 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 50
TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM W AND NW
SEMICIRCLES...AND WITHIN 480 NM SE QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ALSO WITHIN 720 NM NE...900 NM E...420 NM
SW...AND 240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N58W 981 MB. FROM 45N TO 47N BETWEEN 52W
AND 61W AND BETWEEN 120 NM AND 360 NM SE AND S QUADRANTS WINDS
40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 34 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 600 NM NE...780
NM SE...660 NM SW...AND 240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 27 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS S OF 64N AND N OF A LINE FROM
61N42W TO 63N39W TO 63N35W AREA OF N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 59N44W TO 62N39W TO
62N35W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 59N AND E OF GREENLAND AREA OF N TO NE
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 60N42W 997 MB. WITHIN 90 NM SW OF A
LINE FROM 61N48W TO 59N41W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE...480 NM SE...300 NM SW...AND 480 NM
W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 52N50W 1005 MB. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 300 NM SE AND 360 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS E OF
AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW INLAND 38N76W 997 MB. OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 31N TO 36N W OF 70W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16
FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING ...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE FROM 66N53W TO
56N56W AND FROM 49N TO 52N W OF 50W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NW AND W OF A
LINE FROM 64N52W TO 56N55W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NW AND W OF A
LINE FROM 61N49W TO 56N56W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. 48 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
FROM 41N TO 45N BETWEEN 46W AND 55W.

.HIGH 34N37W 1032 MB MOVING E 35 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH E OF AREA.

.HIGH 43N57W 1027 MB MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 43N47W 1023 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.FORECASTER BELL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 31N W OF 35W INCLUDING CARIBBEAN SEA AND
GULF OF MEXICO.

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC SUN FEB 07.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 08.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 09.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC STORM WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM LOW PRES NEAR 29N78W 1008 MB TO 23N80W. WITHIN
240 NM NW AND 120 SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN NW QUADRANT. N OF 28N BETWEEN 65W AND 75W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM LOW PRES NEAR 31N76W 1005 MB
TO 23N79W. N OF 28N W OF FRONT NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT N OF 27N. N OF 25N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES N OF AREA. COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO
22N76W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT
OUTSIDE BAHAMAS. N OF 26N E OF FRONT TO 72W SW TO W WINDS 30 TO
35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 23N E OF FRONT TO 65W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 27N74W TO 21N75W. N
OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 78W W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO
23 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF 67W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 22N W OF 60W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 28N68W TO 20N74W. N
OF 28N BETWEEN 69W AND 75W WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 20 TO 30
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 31N. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N BETWEEN 64W AND 77W
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 23N
W OF 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 38N66W TO 20N74W. N
OF 28N BETWEEN 60W AND 72W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 32
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 31N69W. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N BETWEEN 61W AND 77W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 22N
W OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL
OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 20N74W. NEW
COLD FRONT FROM 31N77W TO 28N80W. N OF 28N W OF 75W W WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N W OF 70W SW TO W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 21N W
OF LINE FROM 31N52W TO 20N74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 18
FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N61W.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N85W TO 26N90W. N OF 28N E
OF 90W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N84W TO 25N89W. N OF 27N E
OF 88W NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N
E OF 95W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT N OF 26N E OF 88W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 25N E OF 94W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 09N TO 20N BETWEEN 36W AND 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 18N BETWEEN 43W AND 55W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 17N BETWEEN 50W AND 53W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN COLD FRONT FROM 22N80W TO 16N87W. S OF 20N W OF FRONT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 12N84W. FROM
13N TO 15N W OF 82W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 12N84W. WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 12N84W. S OF
16N W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. S OF 14N BETWEEN 65W AND 70W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 66W AND 72W E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 21N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 95W NW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST E OF 90W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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