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FZNT01 KWBC 180957
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC THU SEP 18 2014

CCODE/2:31:04:11:00/AOW+AOE/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC SEP 18
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 19
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 20

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.HURRICANE EDOUARD NEAR 39.6N 45.3W 965 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP 18
MOVING ENE OR 065 DEG AT 24 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 75 KT
GUSTS 90 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 130 NM NE
QUADRANT...200 NM SE QUADRANT...180 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 90 NM
NW QUADRANT.  SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 210 NM NE
QUADRANT...330 NM SE QUADRANT...350 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 400 NM
NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 47 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM EDOUARD NEAR 39.9N 38.8W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 110 NM S SEMICIRCLE...80 NM NE QUADRANT AND 60 NM
NW QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 300 NM NE
QUADRANT...300 NM SE QUADRANT...240 NM SW QUADRANT...AND 240 NM
NW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 30 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 39.7N 35.6W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 0 NM N SEMICIRCLE...50 NM SE QUADRANT AND 40 NM SW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM NE QUADRANT...120
NM SE QUADRANT...90 NM SW QUADRANT AND 60 NM NW QUADRANT WITH
SEAS TO 15 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 38.5N 31.1W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD NEAR 35.0N 30.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST...DISSIPATED.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 59N61W 992 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 120 NM NE OF A LINE
FROM 62N55W TO 58N46W WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 55N TO 57N W OF 54W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT. ALSO WITHIN 480 NM E AND NE QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 60 NM
E OF THE GREENLAND COAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15
FT...EXCEPT E OF THE GREENLAND COAST SEAS TO 11 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N61W 991 MB. WITHIN 120 NM NE OF A LINE
FROM 63N55W TO 59N47W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 62N58W 996 MB. WITHIN 300 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM W
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 66N59W 1001 MB. FROM 65N TO 67N BETWEEN
THE W GREENLAND COAST AND 62W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 53N55W 1004 MB. FROM 50N TO 55N W OF 51W
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N53W 996 MB. WITHIN 180 NM W SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N51W 984 MB. WITHIN 240 NM W AND SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
48N TO 62N BETWEEN 42W AND 62W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15
FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MEAN CENTER NEAR 35N67W 1009 MB MOVING E 10
KT. FROM 31N TO 34N BETWEEN 63W AND 73W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MEAN CENTER NEAR 35N63W 1009
MB. WITHIN 300 NM E OF A LINE FROM 41N55W TO 31N69W WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ALSO FROM 38N TO 50N BETWEEN 60W AND 70W
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MERGED LOW 45N42W 1008 MB. FROM 38N TO 48N
BETWEEN 43W AND 54W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ALSO
FROM 34N TO 42N BETWEEN 54W AND 72W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 44N50W 1009 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
HURRICANE EDOUARD.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N46W 1011 MB. WITHIN 240 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N42W 1007 MB. WITHIN 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 56N40W 996 MB. FROM 45N TO 61N BETWEEN 35W
AND 39W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE WITH HURRICANE
EDOUARD FROM 31N TO 42N BETWEEN 39W AND 53W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT.
SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS SECTION WITH
TROPICAL STORM EDOUARD FROM 32N TO 44N BETWEEN 35W AND 45W WINDS
20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS EXCEPT WHERE NOTED IN WARNINGS
SECTION ABOVE WITH POST-TROPICAL EDOUARD FROM 35N TO 45N BETWEEN
35W AND 40W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 63N TO 66N
BETWEEN 58W AND 64W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 120 NM OF 47N44W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 59N BETWEEN 35W AND 41W.

.HIGH 42N61W 1017 MB MOVING E 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 52N40W 1019 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MOVED E OF AREA.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N49W 1021 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N64W 1030 MB.

.FORECASTER KELLS. 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 0600 UTC THU SEP 18.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI SEP 19.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT SEP 20.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF A LINE FROM 31N44W TO 29N46W TO 29N50W TO 31N54W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC COLD FRONT JUST N OF AREA. N OF 29N BETWEEN 69W AND 73W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT STALLING FROM 31N70W TO 27N80W.
N OF 30N BETWEEN 64W AND 68W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N68W TO 29N73W THEN
STATIONARY TO 26N80W. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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