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FZNT02 KNHC 012201
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC SUN FEB 01 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FEB 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON FEB 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE FEB 03.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N48W TO 22N60W TO 21N75W. N OF 30N
BETWEEN 52W AND 54W NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT. ELSEWHERE
N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO 60W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO
20 FT. N OF 27N WITHIN 120 E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA BOUNDED BY 31N43W TO 20N70W TO
26N75W TO 31N75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW AND
N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N35W TO 19N49W THEN
DISSIPATING COLD FRONT TO 16N62W. N OF 26N BETWEEN 40W AND 55W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 31N35W TO 28N35W TO 16N61W TO
25N75W TO 31N62W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 25N35W TO
21N55W. N OF 24N E OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT
IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE E OF A LINE FROM 31N50W TO 20N63W TO
06N55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW
SWELL.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC 06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT W OF AREA. N OF 30N W OF 77W S
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACHING SE UNITED STATES COAST.
N OF 29N W OF 75W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT ALONG SE UNITED STATES COAST. N OF
30N W OF 75W SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 27N W OF 70W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N70W TO 26N77W. N OF 30N
WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N WITHIN 480 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. N OF 30N WITHIN W OF FRONT TO 80W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N62W TO 20N75W. N OF 28N
WITHIN 270 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N BETWEEN 55W AND 73W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS N OF 30N.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN 71W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N BETWEEN
67W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N BETWEEN
67W AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N BETWEEN
67W AND 83W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N BETWEEN
67W AND 83W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 27N BETWEEN 85W AND 87W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N91W TO 26N97W. N OF FRONT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N83W TO 21N95W TO 18N94W.
FROM 22N TO 24N W OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 24N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 24N TO 28N W OF 87W. S OF 24N W OF 95W
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT SE OF AREA. S OF 21N W OF 95W NW TO
N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. FROM 21N TO 25N W OF 91W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 10N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED AND E SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 13N E OF 43W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED AND E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST S OF 13N E OF 55W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGE.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 82W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.06 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 CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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