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FZNT02 KNHC 032057
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC THU SEP 03 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC THU SEP 03.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI SEP 04.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT SEP 05.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM FRED NEAR 22.0N 35.4W 1005 MB AT 2100 UTC SEP 03
MOVING WNW OR 295 DEG AT 10 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT
GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 40 NM NW AND SE
QUADRANTS...60 NM NE QUADRANT AND 0 NM SW QUADRANT.  SEAS 12 FT
OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE...30 NM SE QUADRANT AND 0
NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST
WATERS FROM 20N TO 25N BETWEEN 35W AND 37W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRED NEAR 22.7N
38.5W. WITHIN 135 NM N QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 25 KT GUSTS TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 210 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRED NEAR 23.5N
42.0W. WITHIN 120 NM NE SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRED NEAR 26.0N
43.0W. WITHIN 120 NM E SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW FRED NEAR 29.0N
40.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST EXTRATROPICAL LOW FRED NEAR 31.0N 38.0W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.CARIBBEAN 12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND
76W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 75W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 72W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 75W AND 78W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

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

.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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