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FZNT02 KNHC 241516
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC TUE MAY 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC TUE MAY 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED MAY 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU MAY 26.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 24N35W TO 26N42W. N OF 21N E OF
39W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF A LINE FROM 13N64W TO 18N72W TO 18N76W...
INCLUDING GULF OF VENEZUELA...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN E TO SE SWELL...EXCEPT LESS THAN 8 FT GULF OF
VENEZUELA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF A LINE FROM 12N67W TO 18N72W TO 18N79W
AND E OF A LINE FROM 11N75W TO 15N79W...INCLUDING GULF OF
VENEZUELA...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN E
TO SE SWELL...EXCEPT LESS THAN 8 FT GULF OF VENEZUELA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN E TO NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N
TO 17N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
IN E TO SE SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN 24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 18N TO 19N BETWEEN 75W AND
79W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.33 HOUR FORECAST WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 09 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 88W AND 92W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.33 HOUR FORECAST FROM S OF 22N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.45 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 MCELROY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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