High Seas Forecast
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FZNT02 KNHC 200806
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC WED AUG 20 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 06000 UTC WED AUG 20.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU AUG 21.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI AUG 22.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN LOW PRES NEAR 09.5N52.5W 1009 MB. WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF
LOW AND WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 13N49W TO 09.5N46W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
13N54W 1008 MB. WITHIN 240 NM N SEMICIRCLE OF LOW E TO SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF
LOW.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
14N58W 1008 MB. WITHIN 270 NM NE QUADRANT OF LOW E TO SE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 300 NM E
SEMICIRCLE OF LOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
15N61W 1008 MB. WITHIN 270 NM N SEMICIRCLE OF LOW NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 360 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE OF LOW.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 72W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 71W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 16N TO 18N BETWEEN 70W AND
74W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N W OF 85W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF HONDURAS...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 18 HOUR FORECAST ALONG YUCATAN PENINSULA FROM
19N TO 22N BETWEEN 89W AND 92W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N BETWEEN 90W AND 93W E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST ALONG YUCATAN PENINSULA FROM 19N TO 21N BETWEEN
90W AND 92W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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