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FZNT02 KNHC 110335
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU FEB 11 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC THU FEB 11.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI FEB 12.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT FEB 13.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN S OF 15N BETWEEN 67W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO
E SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 79W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W
AND 77W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 13 FT FROM 10.5N TO
12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 71W AND
80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
72W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN 72W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.39 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT FROM 10N TO 12.5N BETWEEN
74W AND 77W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 13 FT FROM 10N TO
12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN 72W AND
82W  WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 71W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N
BETWEEN 74W AND 76W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT FROM
10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN
71W AND 82.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N68W TO 25N74W TO 22N78W. N OF 27N W OF
FRONT W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. N OF 28N E OF COLD
FRONT TO 65W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 22N W OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 25N72W TO 22N77W. N
OF 28N E OF FRONT TO 55W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 78W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT N OF 30N BETWEEN FRONT AND 67W. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT BETWEEN FRONT AND 72W AND 9 TO 12 FT BETWEEN 72W AND
77W. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E OF BAHAMAS TO 56W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 25N66W TO 21N75W. N
OF 28N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 70W NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N BETWEEN 56W AND 77W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL E OF BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 26N63W AND
STATIONARY TO 21N75W. S OF 24N WITHIN 90 NM W OF FRONT NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 21N E OF 65W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.

.ATLC FROM 19N TO 22N E OF 40W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 22N E OF 45W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF 56W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 21N E OF 47W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 21N E OF 54W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC 42 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR THE SE U.S. COAST. WITH
COLD FRONT SW TO INLAND SE GEORGIA. N OF 30N BETWEEN 75W AND 80W
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 30.5N81W. N OF 30N
BETWEEN 71W AND 80W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.CARIBBEAN WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N73W TO 15N79W TO
10N81W. S OF 18N W OF STATIONARY FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO
18N77W TO 10N81W. FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 82W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 16N BETWEEN 74W AND 82W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 16N TO 20N
BETWEEN 78W AND 81W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. N OF 16N
BETWEEN 74W AND 78W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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