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FZNT02 KNHC 022202
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC MON MAR 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MON MAR 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE MAR 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED MAR 04.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN 72W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA W OF 71W
AND S OF A LINE FROM 17.5N71W TO 17.5N76W TO 14N83W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 14N BETWEEN
73W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 73W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. FROM 16N TO 17.5N
BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N
BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN NE TO E SWELL. FROM 15N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 16N
BETWEEN 75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE
TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16.5N
BETWEEN 67W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN NE TO E SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 74W AND 82W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. FROM
16.5N TO 18N BETWEEN 69W AND 74W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 64W AND 79W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF 13N BETWEEN 74W
AND 77W. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 12N77W. ELSEWHERE S OF
16N BETWEEN 74W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 14N TO 19N W OF 55W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT IN MIXED NW AND FRESH NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE
FROM 20N65W TO 22N60W TO 22N50W TO 18N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 19N BETWEEN 45W AND 65W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 19N BETWEEN 53W AND 65W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.

.ATLC 30 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W...INCLUDING
THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.ATLC 24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N56W TO 28N65W TO
27N74W. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N45W TO 28N50W THEN
STATIONARY TO 27N65W. W OF FRONT TO 50W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF FRONT BETWEEN 50W AND 65W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N43W TO 27N53W THEN
STATIONARY TO 27N65W. LITTLE CHANGE IN CONDITIONS W OF FRONT.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST N OF 19N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W...
INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST N OF 18.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W...INCLUDING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE...AND FROM 18.5N AND 19.5N BETWEEN 76W AND 79W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO STATIONARY FRONT FROM 29N92W TO 27N95W TO
23N98W. DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 28N83W TO 30N90W. N
AND W OF FRONTS AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.18 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONTS DISSIPATED. WITHIN 60 NM OF
MEXICAN AND US SHORE W OF 94W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF US SHORE N
OF 24N E OF 94W AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.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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