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FZNT02 KNHC 051601
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC MON DEC 05 2016

UPDATED FOR NEW PARAGRAPH IN ATLC

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC MON DEC 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE DEC 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED DEC 07.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N36W TO 24N50W TO 21N65W. N OF A LINE
FROM 26N35W TO 23N50W E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
16 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N35W. N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO
57W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT IN NW SWELL.
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 23N52W TO 24N62W TO 31N67W W OF
FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 26N35W TO 21N50W. N
OF A LINE FROM 26N35W TO 31N50W W OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 22N35W
TO 17N50W TO 22N59W TO 31N62W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. NEW COLD FRONT FROM 31N46W
TO 30N59W. N OF 30N E OF FRONT TO 37W SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
12 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 28N E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE NE OF A LINE FROM
14N35W TO 31N60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT IN NW
SWELL...HIGHEST N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 55W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC TROUGH FROM 17N47W TO 08N49W. E OF TROUGH WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N W OF 76W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST NW OF A LINE FROM 31N72W TO 27N80W S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 27N80W. N OF 30N E
OF FRONT TO 63W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. N OF 29N W
OF FRONT TO 76W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN W SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76.5W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 16N TO 18N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 16N TO 19N BETWEEN 84.5W
AND 86W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76.5W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT NEAR THE COAST OF
COLOMBIA. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO LOW PRES 1006 MB NEAR 28N95W THEN COLD FRONT
FROM LOW CENTER TO 19N97W. W OF FRONT AND LOW NW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES N OF AREA. COLD FRONT FROM 30N85W TO
22N91W. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 91W W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.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 LATTO. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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