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FZNT02 KNHC 271502
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC SAT DEC 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SAT DEC 27.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN DEC 28.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON DEC 29.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N46W TO 23N50W TO 23N65W 26N74W THEN
STATIONARY TO 27N80W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 55W NW TO N WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN MIXED N AND NE SWELL. N OF 28N
E OF 37W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN S SWELL.
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 31N69W TO 28N65W TO 14N55W TO 15N35W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN N TO NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N37W TO 25N41W TO 17N52W. N
OF 25N E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF
17N W OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N60W TO 23N73W TO 20N71W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN N TO NE SWELL. S OF
17N WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN N TO NE
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT E OF AREA. N OF 29N E OF 39W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. S OF 23N BETWEEN 50W AND 69W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL. S OF 14N E OF 50W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN N SWELL.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN FROM 18N TO 21N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W...
INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 18N TO 20N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 81W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR COAST OF COLOMBIA.
ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 16N BETWEEN 72W AND 81W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR COAST OF
COLOMBIA. FROM 16N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN 70W AND 82W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR COAST OF
COLOMBIA. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 15N BETWEEN 74W AND 80W AND FROM
10N TO 15N BETWEEN 80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN NE SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 19N TO 21.5N BETWEEN 78W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N91W TO
22N98W. N OF FRONT W OF 96W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N90W TO 20N97W. N OF FRONT
TO 27N E OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N88W TO 18N96W. N OF FRONT
TO 25N W OF 94W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N87W TO 18N95W. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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