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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC SAT AUG 30 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC AUG 30
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC AUG 31
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 01

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL E OF AREA NEAR 54N32W 972 MB MOVING NE
25 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM 49N TO 55N E OF 37W WINDS 40 TO
55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 29 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 50N35W. ALSO FROM 48N TO
57N E OF 40W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF
A LINE FROM 58N43W TO 49N48W TO 45N45W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT EXCEPT S OF 57N 10 TO 21 FT WITH NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL CRISTOBAL ABSORBED BY A NEW LOW
NEAR 61N29W 963 MB DESCRIBED BELOW.

...STORM WARNING...
.12 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW E OF AREA NEAR 61N29W 963 MB. OVER
FORECAST WATERS FROM 58N TO 63N E OF 37W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT. ALSO N OF A LINE FROM 55N35W TO 60N39W AND S OF 65N
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 47N E OF 42W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT EXCEPT S OF 57N 11 TO 20 FT
WITH N TO NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 49N35W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 63N23W 967 MB. N OF 61N E OF 36W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM
59N35W TO 63N40W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA NEAR 67N23W 980 MB. N AND NW OF
A LINE FROM 58N35W TO 50N56W AND WITHIN 180 NM SE OF A FRONT
FROM 52N35W TO 42N65W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT...EXCEPT W OF 57W 9 FT OR LESS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 60N38W 990 MB DRIFTING SE. FROM 59N TO 63N BETWEEN 40W AND
42W AREA OF N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
57N TO 65N BETWEEN 38W AND 43W AND OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
180 NM N AND NE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY NEW
LOW E OF AREA 61N29W DESCRIBED ABOVE.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 57N61W 996 MB MOVING NE 30 KT NEXT 12 HOURS THEN TURNING
MORE N AND SLOWING. OVER WATERS W OF A LINE FROM 56N52W TO
49N50W TO 47N53W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N50W 987 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NE SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM
62N52W TO 56N35W TO 50N35W TO 42N70W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 61N50W 988 MB. WITHIN 960 NM S QUADRANT
AND W OF A LINE FROM 50N35W TO 41N70W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT EXCEPT W OF 52W 8 FT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS INCLUDED WITH
LOW E OF AREA 67N23W DESCRIBED ABOVE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 40N43W 1012 MB MOVING SE 10 KT AND BECOMING NEARLY
STATIONARY BY 24 HOURS. FROM 38N TO 43N BETWEEN 43W AND 55W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT WITH MIXED N AND W
SWELL...HIGHEST N OF LOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N39W 1018 MB. WITHIN 300 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 39N39W 1015 MB. WITHIN 300 NM W QUADRANT
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.LOW 63N60W 989 MB DRIFTING NE. OVER WATERS WITHIN 120 NM W AND
240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 64N59W 991 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF
55N W OF 59W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS MERGED WITH LOW
E OF AREA 67N23W IN WARNINGS SECTION.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 57N TO 61N W OF 58W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 54N TO 58N BETWEEN 35W AND 43W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.HIGH 42N63W 1028 MB MOVING E 20 KT NEXT 24 HOURS THEN SLOW AND
TURN MORE S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 41N51W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 38N51W 1022 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 33N71W 1021 MB.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. 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 1800 UTC SAT AUG 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN AUG 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON SEP 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN TROPICAL WAVE FROM 22N85W TO 16N86W MOVING W 20 KT.
FROM 19N TO 21N BETWEEN 80W AND 85W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS FROM 14N TO 21N BETWEEN 79W AND 86W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 22N87W TO 16N89W. FROM 16N
TO 21N W OF 82W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE MOVED W OF AREA. FROM 16N TO 22N
W OF 83W...INCLUDING THE YUCATAN CHANNEL...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 17N TO 21N W OF 85W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 12N TO 16N BETWEEN 68W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 16N BETWEEN 71W AND 79W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 15N BETWEEN 69W AND 75W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 13N TO 15N BETWEEN 75W AND
82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN E SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO 30 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE ALONG 89W S OF
23N. FROM 21.5N TO 23N BETWEEN 87W AND 90W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE ALONG 94W S OF 23N WITH LOW PRES
NEAR 20N94W 1009 MB. E OF TROPICAL WAVE TO 88W E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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