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FZNT02 KNHC 252200
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC SUN JAN 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN JAN 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON JAN 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE JAN 27.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACH SE UNITED STATES COAST.
N OF 30N W OF 78W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N80W TO 29N81W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
W OF FRONT W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO 24N80W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
N OF 28N WITHIN 240 NM W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF 65W SW TO W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 27N W OF 73W.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N71W TO 20N74W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 540 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
N OF 29N WITHIN 390 NM W OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N BETWEEN 55W AND 70W S
TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 23N W OF
70W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT N AND E OF BAHAMAS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO 20N71W. N OF 30N
WITHIN 360 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10
TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N WITHIN 660 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. N OF 27N W OF FRONT W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N BETWEEN
65W AND BAHAMAS WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO FT IN NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N62W TO 21N76W. N OF 29N WITHIN
240 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. N OF 27N
WITHIN 540 NM W OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED E AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DIFFUSE. N OF 28N BETWEEN 50W AND 60W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED E AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGE.

.ATLC BROAD FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N38W TO 22N46W. N OF 27N BETWEEN
37W AND 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. FROM 24N TO 29N E OF 37W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N E OF 37W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 21N E OF 48W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 09.5N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N E OF 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14N E OF 72W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 81W AND 83W
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO 06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACH N CENTRAL
GULF. N OF 28N BETWEEN 85W AND 93W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N84W TO 24N88W. N OF 26N E
OF 95W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25N80W TO 18N92W. N OF 23N E O
90W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT E OF AREA. 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 NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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