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FZNT02 KNHC 280904
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC WED JAN 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC WED JAN 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU JAN 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI JAN 30.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 27N80W. N OF 28N E OF FRONT TO 66W
SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N E OF
FRONT TO A LINE FROM 27N60W TO 31N55W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 23N E OF BAHAMAS TO A
LINE FROM 23N65W TO 31N53W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO 27N75W. N OF 29N
W OF FRONT TO 71W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT IN
MIXED SE AND NW SWELL. N OF 28N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL. N
OF 28N BETWEEN 57W AND 61W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT IN MIXED SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N59W. ELSEWHERE N OF A
LINE FROM 31N53W TO 22N65W TO 27N78W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 27N66W TO 24N75W.
W OF FRONT TO 77W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW TO
N SWELL. N OF 27N BETWEEN 51W AND 62W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE
FROM 16N48W TO 24N70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N55W TO 22N60W. N OF 30N
E OF FRONT TO 50W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 22N45W TO 15N55W TO 22N64W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 24N E OF 41W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 18N35W
TO 16N46W TO 31N52W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 23N TO 28N E OF 45W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N E
OF 48W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 22N E OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 10N BETWEEN 43W AND 53W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N BETWEEN 40W AND 50W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 77.5W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09.5N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 11.5N75W.

.CARIBBEAN SHEAR LINE FROM 15N80W TO 10.5N83.5W. W OF SHEAR LINE
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SHEAR LINE DISSIPATING FROM 15N80W TO
10.5N83.5W. S OF 14N WITHIN 60 NM OF NICARAGUA N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST SHEAR LINE DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 20N74W TO 17N76W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
FROM 18N TO 21N BETWEEN 77W AND 81W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 20N74W
TO 17N77W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 16N TO 18N
BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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