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FZNT01 KWBC 280937
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC WED JAN 28 2015

CCODE/1:31:04:01:00/AOW/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 JAN 28
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 29
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 30

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW E OF AREA 65N26W 971 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. FROM 58N TO 61N
BETWEEN 35W AND 43W WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 23 TO 36 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 660 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13
TO 24 FT. ALSO WITHIN 780 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL E OF AREA. N OF 61N AND E OF 38W
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 43N67W 988 MB MOVING NE 20 KT.
WITHIN 180 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 24 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 52N W OF 41W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO
19 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH
LOW 55N53W BELOW.

...STORM WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 55N53W 998 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 50N47W
TO 31N60W. WITHIN 300 NM N AND NE QUADRANTS...AND WITHIN 480 NM
E OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N49W 1000 MB. WITHIN 180 NM OF LOW
CENTER WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 360
NM NE QUADRANT...AND WITHIN 240 NM S AND SW OF A LINE FROM
63N54W TO
55N35W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 42N53W 1004 MB. FROM 32N TO 47N
BETWEEN 43W AND 57W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FROM 48N TO 59N W OF 52W AND
FROM 59N TO 67N W OF 38W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 62N W OF
GREENLAND AND FROM 47N TO 60N W OF 56W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 64N55W TO 57N55W TO 52N50W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 40N W OF 69W AREA OF NW WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 61N TO 66N W OF 55W AREA OF SE WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 60N49W DESCRIBED IN
WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 32N TO 41N W OF 71W AREA OF SW WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 42N TO 49N
BETWEEN 40W AND 62W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 43N TO 54N BETWEEN 35W AND 53W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 47N BETWEEN 43W AND 52W.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 52N55W 1023 MB.

.FORECASTER NOLT. 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 WED JAN 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU JAN 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FRI JAN 30.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 27N80W. N OF 28N E OF FRONT TO 66W
SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N E OF
FRONT TO A LINE FROM 27N60W TO 31N55W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 23N E OF BAHAMAS TO A
LINE FROM 23N65W TO 31N53W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO 27N75W. N OF 29N
W OF FRONT TO 71W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT IN
MIXED SE AND NW SWELL. N OF 28N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL. N
OF 28N BETWEEN 57W AND 61W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT IN MIXED SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N59W. ELSEWHERE N OF A
LINE FROM 31N53W TO 22N65W TO 27N78W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 27N66W TO 24N75W.
W OF FRONT TO 77W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW TO
N SWELL. N OF 27N BETWEEN 51W AND 62W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE
FROM 16N48W TO 24N70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N55W TO 22N60W. N OF 30N
E OF FRONT TO 50W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 22N45W TO 15N55W TO 22N64W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 24N E OF 41W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 18N35W
TO 16N46W TO 31N52W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 23N TO 28N E OF 45W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N E
OF 48W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 22N E OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 10N BETWEEN 43W AND 53W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N BETWEEN 40W AND 50W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 77.5W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09.5N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 11.5N75W.

.CARIBBEAN SHEAR LINE FROM 15N80W TO 10.5N83.5W. W OF SHEAR LINE
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SHEAR LINE DISSIPATING FROM 15N80W TO
10.5N83.5W. S OF 14N WITHIN 60 NM OF NICARAGUA N TO NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST SHEAR LINE DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE
FROM 20N74W TO 17N76W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
FROM 18N TO 21N BETWEEN 77W AND 81W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 20N74W
TO 17N77W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 16N TO 18N
BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 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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