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FZNT01 KWBC 062213
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC FRI MAR 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC MAR 06
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 07
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAR 08

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.LOW E OF AREA 63N33W 939 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 240 NM NW
QUADRANT WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 21 TO 31 FT. ALSO WITHIN 480 NM
SW AND 300 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 1020 NM SW AND 360 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO
40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 62N34W 952 MB. WITHIN 420 NM SW
AND 180 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 21 TO 36 FT.
ALSO WITHIN 780 NM SW AND 240 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 65N31W 968 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 27 FT. ALSO WITHIN 540 NM
SW AND 180 NM NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 44N41W 1006 MB MOVING NE 45 KT WITH A FRONT FROM 46N35W TO
LOW CENTER TO 31N72W. WITHIN 300 NM SE OF THE FRONT N OF 38N
WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. ALSO WITHIN 300 NM W AND NW
OF THE FRONT S OF 38N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 37N55W 1012 MB. WITHIN 360 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 48N24W 1001 MB. FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM LOW CENTER TO 35N46W. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 240 NM SE
OF THE FRONT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
N AND W OF A LINE FROM 60N44W TO 58N52W TO 53N46W TO 47N47W TO
45N58W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A
LINE FROM 59N43W TO 57N48W TO 50N45W TO 47N47W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A
LINE FROM 60N42W TO 58N53W TO 52N50W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N66W 1010 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 480 NM S SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 41N49W 1012 MB. WITHIN 240 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N53W 993 MB. WITHIN 720 NM S QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.HIGH 33N35W 1029 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N35W 1028 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N35W 1026 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N48W 1024 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 46N42W 1018 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N71W 1026 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 1800 UTC FRI MAR 06.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAR 07.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAR 08.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17.5N
BETWEEN 68W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN NE TO E SWELL...EXCEPT 12 TO 15 FT S OF 13N W OF
77W. FROM 12N TO 17N BETWEEN 64W AND 68W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. REMAINDER AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN
75W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NE
TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM
10N TO 17N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, SEAS 8
TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NE TO E SWELL...EXCEPT 12 TO 15 FT S OF S
OF 14N W OF 77W. FROM 17N TO 18N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 12N TO 16N BETWEEN 66W AND
70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 27N82W TO 21N92W TO 18N93W. S OF 21N W OF
94W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT IN NW SWELL.
ELSEWHERE N OF FRONT TO 26N W OF 87W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL...EXCEPT 11 TO 15 FT S OF 22N
BETWEEN 93W AND 96W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 26N82W TO
20N92W TO 18N93W. S OF 21N W OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN N SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 24N BETWEEN 88W AND
96W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. S OF
23N BETWEEN 84W AND 88W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
REMAINDER AREA S OF 25N BETWEEN 86W AND 97W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. S OF 22N BETWEEN 94W AND
96.5W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. S
OF 22N BETWEEN 92W AND 94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN
NE SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST S OF 20N E OF 93W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 08N TO 21N BETWEEN 50W AND 64W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 14N TO 28N E OF 50W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 18N W OF 54W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL. S OF 24N E OF 46W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14N BETWEEN 40W AND 50W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 19N E OF 54W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO 28N80W. N OF A LINE FROM 31N77W
TO 29N80W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 26N80W. FROM 27N TO
30N W OF 76W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N59W TO 27N70W
THEN STATIONARY TO 27N80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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