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FZNT02 KNHC 120933
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC FRI FEB 12 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FRI FEB 12.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT FEB 13.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN FEB 14.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 71W AND 80W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. S OF 15N
W OF 80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.09 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. LITTLE CHANGE ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 14.5N
BETWEEN 70W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN NE TO E SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 81W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. LITTLE CHANGE ELSEWHERE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 66W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 76W AND
81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N55W TO 20N71W. S OF 22N W OF FRONT TO
74W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM
30N46W TO 23N67W TO 31N73W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 23N69W. N OF
27N E OF 63W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF 25N E OF 55W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.ATLC FROM 15N TO 21N E OF 43W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF LINE FROM 30N46W TO 12N57W TO 07N54W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 20N E OF 50W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 27N E OF 56W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 15N TO 20N E OF 50W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 25N E OF 58W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC N OF 30N W OF 80W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 30N BETWEEN 75W AND 81W SW WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FRONT FROM 31N75W TO 28N81W. N OF
29N E OF FRONT TO 68W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. W
OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 26N76W. N OF 28N W
OF FRONT TO 73W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF
29N E OF FRONT TO 59W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 17N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W...AND N OF 19N BETWEEN
77W AND 80W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 18N BETWEEN 80W AND 85W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 16N W OF 78W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER MUNDELL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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