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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC FRI DEC 26 2014

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC DEC 26
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC DEC 27
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC DEC 28

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.INLAND LOW 55N67W 969 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 600 NM E AND NE QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO
21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM N...840 NM E...AND 1200 NM SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST INLAND LOW 57N63W 971 MB. OVER ICE FREE
FORECAST WATERS BETWEEN 360 NM AND 480 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 50
TO 65 KT. SEAS 20 TO 32 FT. ALSO BETWEEN 360 NM AND 540 NM NE
QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
540 NM N...1020 NM E...AND 720 NM S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N57W 978 MB. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 360 NM N...NE...W...AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 840 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 35N42W 1000 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. N OF 31N AND WITHIN 480
NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM W SEMICIRCLE AND 1020 NM E QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 35N42W 1002 MB. WITHIN 960 NM E QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N35W 994 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W OF A FRONT
TO EXTEND FROM LOW CENTER TO 38N37W TO 31N40W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 32N48W 1002 MB. N OF 31N AND WITHIN
480 NM W AND NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED S OF AREA...WITH CONDITIONS
DESCRIBED WITH LOW 51N35W.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 62N38W 994 MB. W OF 35W AND E OF A
FRONT TO EXTEND FROM LOW CENTER TO 52N35W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N OF 62N AND W OF GREENLAND.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 44N TO 60N BETWEEN 62W AND 50W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 46N TO 60N BETWEEN 47W AND 35W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 47N TO 62N BETWEEN 40W AND 35W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N73W 1027 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N67W 1027 MB.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. 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 0600 UTC FRI DEC 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT DEC 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN DEC 28.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 18N BETWEEN 70W AND 81W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 18N BETWEEN 71W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 17N
BETWEEN 76W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY
IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17.5N
BETWEEN 70W AND 81W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 76W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 18N
BETWEEN 71W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 76W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 23N80W. N OF 27N BETWEEN 45W AND
52W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT IN N SWELL.
ELSEWHERE N OF 23N E OF 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT
PRIMARILY IN N SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N56W TO 27N70W. N OF 29N
BETWEEN 55W AND 62W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 31N65W TO 20N50W TO 19N35W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT PRIMARILY IN N SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS
NEAR 28N48W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N49W TO 26N55W TO 24N61W. N
OF 26N BETWEEN 50W AND 62W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 31N68W TO 18N55W TO 17N35W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N40W TO 23N45W TO 19N51W.
ATLC WATERS WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 31N60W TO 31N44W
TO 15N35W TO 08N45W TO 23N75W TO 31N44W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN N SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN 12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 19N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W...
INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 23N TO 28N W OF 95W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 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 NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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