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FZNT02 KNHC 190941
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
ISSUED BY NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC THU JAN 19 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC THU JAN 19.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI JAN 20.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT JAN 21.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N68W TO 30N73W TO 31N76W. N OF 30N E OF FRONT
TO 65W SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE SE
OF FRONT AND N OF LINE FROM 31N54W TO 28N65W TO 28N75W SW TO W
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. NW OF FRONT TO 77W W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 28N70W TO 31N77W. N
OF 30N E OF FRONT TO 61W SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF FRONT AND N OF LINE FROM 31N53W TO 28N60W TO
26N65W TO 27N71W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. NW
OF FRONT TO 73W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...
EXCEPT 12 TO 14 FT NW OF FRONT TO 68W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N54W TO 24N65W TO 27N75W
THEN STATIONARY TO 31N77W. N OF 30N E OF FRONT TO 51W SW WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF FRONT AND N OF A
LINE FROM 31N45W TO 27N50W TO 24N63W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. NW OF FRONT TO 63W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SAES 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE NW OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N47W TO 25N54W TO 21N64W
THEN DISSIPATING FRONT TO 22N73W. N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO A LINE
FROM 31N37W TO 27N42W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT...EXCEPT 12 TO 15 FT WITHIN 75 NM E OF FRONT N OF 28N. NW OF
FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N64W TO 25N54W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC STATIONARY FRONT FROM 29N35W TO 26N51W. N OF 24N E OF 45W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT TO DISSIPATE. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W
AND 81.5W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17.5N W OF 85W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 16N TO 19.5N W OF 85W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF HONDURAS...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 GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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