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FZNT01 KWBC 140356
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC SUN FEB 14 2016

CCODE/1:31:04:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FEB 14
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 15
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 16

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW 47N54W 988 MB MOVING NE 40 KT AND RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING.
FROM 34N TO 44N BETWEEN 50W AND 75W...ALSO FROM 40N TO 50N
BETWEEN 42W AND 54W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 28 FT.
ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 50N46W TO 48N40W TO 40N40W TO 31N54W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N48W 959 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S SEMICIRCLE
AND 180 NM N QUADRANT WINDS 45 TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 34 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360 NM S SEMICIRCLE...420 NM NE...240 NM NW AND
300 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. ALSO
WITHIN 540 NM OF CENTER WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N46W 960 MB. WITHIN 300 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 28 FT. ELSEWERE FROM 44N TO 61N
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 25 FT. ALSO N OF 60N E OF
GREENLAND...AND N OF 61N W OF 54W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
15 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 59N41W 992 MB MOVING W 15 KT. WITHIN 60 NM OF THE E COAST
OF GREENLAND S OF 63N...ALSO FROM 58N TO 60N BETWEEN 41W AND
45W...AND WITHIN 180 NM S QUADRANT WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 TO
26 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM S SEMICIRCLE AND WITHIN 120 NM OF
THE E COAST OF GREENLAND WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED ABOVE
WITH LOW 59N48W.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N55W 1000 MB. FROM 38N TO 44N BETWEEN
54W AND 59W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 27 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
36N TO 41N BETWEEN 50W AND 62W...ALSO FROM 41N TO 45N BETWEEN
52W AND 63W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ALSO FROM 33N
TO 50N BETWEEN 52W AND 67W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N41W 999 MB. WITHIN 480 NM S AND SE OF A
LINE FROM 52N35W TO 49N42W TO 44N50W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14
TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
FROM 47N TO 50N W OF 57W...ALSO W OF A LINE FROM 59N58W TO
55N52W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W AND NW OF A
LINE FROM 61N58W TO 55N49W TO 50N50W TO 44N64W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NW AND W OF A
LINE FROM 66N52W TO 60N57W TO 54N50W TO 49N50W TO 46N60W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 60N60W 996 MB MOVING SW 10 KT. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS NW OF A LINE FROM 66N52W TO 61N57W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS INLAND.

.48 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS S OF 39N W OF 71W WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 41N TO 48N BETWEEN 46W AND 54W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 47N TO 54N E OF 39W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N76W 1034 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 40N58W 1038 MB.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 31N W OF 35W INCLUDING CARIBBEAN SEA AND
GULF OF MEXICO.

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SUN FEB 14.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON FEB 15.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE FEB 16.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 12 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA. S OF 12.5N BETWEEN 67W AND 70W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 78W AND 80W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09.5N TO 14.5N
BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 15N BETWEEN 76W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09.5N TO 16N
BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 73.5W AND 76W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09.5N TO 15N
BETWEEN 70W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 76W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17N
BETWEEN 70W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 78W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO
E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N
BETWEEN 67W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 17N BETWEEN 76W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 12N TO 22N E OF 48W AND FROM 14N TO 22N BETWEEN 48W
AND 52W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S
OF 26N E OF 57W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE
AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 24N E OF 44W AND FROM 14N TO 19N BETWEEN
44W AND 48W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE
SE OF LINE FROM 31N47W TO 19N65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 25N E OF 40W AND S OF 12N BETWEEN
40W AND 51W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE
SE OF LINE FROM 31N44W TO 22N75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC STATIONARY WEAKENING FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N59W TO 25N67W
TO 20N74W. N OF 26N E OF 63W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. N OF 26N BETWEEN 47W AND 54W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS AS DESCRIBED BELOW WITH STATIONARY
FRONT FROM 31N52W TO 25N61W TO 20N77W.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO 27N75W TO 26N80W. N OF 30N
WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 31N64W. NW OF FRONT TO 77W NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N57W TO 25N63W AND
STATIONARY FRONT TO 20N77W. S OF 26N W OF FRONT NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT E OF BAHAMAS. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN FRONT
AND A LINE FROM 31N54W TO 25N65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N52W TO 25N61W TO
20N77W. W OF FRONT TO 75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 12 FT FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 65W AND 73W
AND N OF 27N BETWEEN 52W AND 65W. W OF 75W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT BETWEEN 75W AND BAHAMAS AND ALSO N OF
BAHAMAS. ELSEWHERE NW OF LINE FROM 31N44W TO 22N75W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 17N TO 21N BETWEEN 81W AND 86W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 84W...INCLUDING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 19N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W...INCLUDING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 30 HOUR FORECAST S OF 25N E OF 85W...INCLUDING
THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 23N TO 28N E OF 86.5W SE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 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.

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.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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