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FZNT02 KNHC 261011
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SUN MAR 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN MAR 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON MAR 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE MAR 28.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 31N37W TO 27N44W TO 24N50W.
TROUGH FROM 26N64W TO LOW PRES NEAR 21N68W 1012 MB AND TO
19N68W. FROM 24N TO 26N BETWEEN 66W AND 69W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO
35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 28.5N AND N OF LINE FROM
25N55W TO 22N63W TO 24N66W TO 22N71W TO 23N75W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF LINE FROM
31N41W TO 19N57W TO 18N68W TO 20N73W TO 27N78W AND S OF LINE
FROM 31N41W TO 31N52W TO 29N57W TO 30N72W TO 27N78W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. LOW PRES NEAR 24N68W 1007
MB. BETWEEN 120 NM AND 240 NM NW AND N QUADRANT NE TO E WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 420 NM NE QUADRANT
AND 330 NM NW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA BOUNDED BY 31N72W TO 31N64W TO 28N60W TO
22N61W TO 22N71W TO 27N76W TO 31N72W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 27N66W 1005 MB. BETWEEN 90 NM
AND 180 NM NW QUADRANT OF LOW N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14
TO 18 FT. BETWEEN 150 NM AND 240 NM NE QUADRANT OF LOW NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST
WATERS WITHIN 480 NM NE QUADRANT AND 240 NM NW QUADRANT WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. FROM 23N TO 27N BETWEEN 62W AND 65W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF
LINE FROM 27N57W TO 22N68W TO 22N72W TO 23N74W TO 26N77W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 27N65W 1004 MB. N OF 28N BETWEEN
61W AND 66W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 540 NM NE QUADRANT AND
300 NM NW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. FROM 23N
TO 27N BETWEEN 57W AND 64W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA BOUNDED BY 31N71W TO 31N56W TO 23N64W
TO 22N71W TO 25N75W TO 31N71W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC 36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT JUST NE OF AREA. N OF 30N
BETWEEN 41W AND 47W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N36W TO 29N44W AND
STATIONARY TO 31N51W. N OF 28.5N AND E OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO 42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 22.5N BETWEEN 88W
AND 91W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. 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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