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FZNT02 KNHC 190226
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU MAY 19 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC THU MAY 19.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI MAY 20.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAY 21.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 40W AND 60W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. FROM 17N TO 24N BETWEEN 35W AND 40W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 14N BETWEEN 42W AND 56W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 08N TO 12N BETWEEN 45W AND 55W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE SWELL. FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 55W
AND 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N74W TO 28N80W. N OF 29N E OF TROUGH
TO 70W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N72W TO 28N77W. N OF 29N
BETWEEN 64W AND 69W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N68W TO 28N73W. N OF 30N
BETWEEN 63W AND 66W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N65W TO 28N71W. N OF 30N
BETWEEN 60W AND 63W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY
IN SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N62W TO 29N70W. WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 72W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 72W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 72.5W E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 76W...INCLUDING GULF
OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...
EXCEPT LESS THAN 8 FT GULF OF VENEZUELA. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO
17N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 66W AND 70W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 76W...
INCLUDING GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT...EXCEPT LESS THAN 8 FT GULF OF VENEZUELA. ELSEWHERE
FROM 11N TO 16.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 81W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 67W AND 70W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 76W...
INCLUDING GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT...EXCEPT LESS THAN 8 FT GULF OF VENEZUELA. ELSEWHERE
FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 80.5W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 67W AND 70W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 18N W OF 85W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF HONDURAS...
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 85W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 85W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF
HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 23N BETWEEN 87W AND
90W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 24N BETWEEN 88W AND 91W SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 24N BETWEEN 89W AND 93W SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 23N BETWEEN 87W AND 90W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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