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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC SUN JAN 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC SUN JAN 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON JAN 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE JAN 27.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT ENTERING NW PORTIONS FROM 31N80W TO
29N81W. WITHIN 75 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT. W OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO 28N77W TO 26N80W.
N OF 28N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12
TO 16 FT. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 80W W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF 71W SW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT...EXCEPT W TO NW WINDS BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT OUTSIDE
BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 21N76.5W.  N OF 26N
WITHIN 240 NM SE OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E OF FRONT TO 55W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 27.5N W OF FRONT TO 78W W TO NW
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT IN NW TO N SWELL...HIGHEST
NEAR 31N70W. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW TO N SWELL OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 26N71W TO 22N78.5W. N OF 27.5N E
OF FRONT TO LINE FROM 27.5N62W TO 31N57W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SE AND SW SWELL...HIGHEST N. N OF
28N W OF FRONT TO 78W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL...HIGHEST N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N58W TO 28N69W TO
26N73W TO 21.5N78W. OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF LINE FROM 31N52W
TO 24N63W TO 26N65W TO 31N69W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF A LINE FROM 31N40W
TO 25N50W TO 25N57W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 31N39W TO 28N42W TO 24N47W. N
OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 31N41W TO
27N42W TO 22N44W. N OF 27.5N E OF TROUGH WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. FROM 21N TO 30N E OF 40W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 65W AND 76W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 14N BETWEEN 64W AND 70W
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 83W AND 87W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.09 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACHING N
CENTRAL GULF. N OF 27N BETWEEN 86W AND 93.5W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N84W TO 26N90W TO 25N98W. N
OF 26N E OF 95W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT SW TO W WINDS
20 TO 25 AHEAD OF FRONT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N81W TO 26.5N82W TO 24N97W.
N OF FRONT E OF 92W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT...
HIGHEST E OF 85W. S OF FRONT TO 22.5N BETWEEN 85W AND 92W W TO
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT NEAR FRONT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT E OF AREA. FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN
82.5W AND 86W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

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

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.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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