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FZNT02 KNHC 161011
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC TUE SEP 16 2014

CORRECTED HEADER

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC TUE SEP 16.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED SEP 17.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU SEP 18.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 30.2N 57.3W 963 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 16
MOVING NNW OR 340 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 95 KT
GUSTS 115 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 150 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 130 NM S SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN
240 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 210 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 40 FT.
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 300 NM NE AND 180 NM SW
SEMICIRCLES WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF
AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 31N66W TO 25N68W TO 20N65W TO 26N50W
TO 31N49W TO 31N66W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN A
BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 34.3N 56.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 120 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 140 NM NE QUADRANT...170 NM SE QUADRANT...160 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 130 NM NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER OVER
FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 300 NM SE AND 240 NM SW QUADRANTS WITH
SEAS TO 19 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 360 NM SE
AND 270 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
REMAINDER OF FORECAST WATERS BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 31N62W TO
26N60W TO 26N52W TO 31N48W TO 31N62W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 39.5N 48.2W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 80 KT GUSTS 100 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 130 NM N SEMICIRCLE...170 NM SE QUADRANT AND 180 NM SW
QUADRANT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN AN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE
FROM 31N54W TO 28N50W TO 31N43W TO 31N54W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN A BROAD MIX OF SWELL.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM EDOUARD NEAR 41.3N 39.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 40.5N 35.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 38.5N 32.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 17N TO 20N BETWEEN 48W AND 51W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 30N E OF 43W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N E OF 38W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 8 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.30 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 LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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