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FZNT02 KNHC 050251
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU MAR 05 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC THU MAR 05.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI MAR 06.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAR 07.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 18N E OF 79W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. REMAINDER OF AREA S
OF 17N BETWEEN 79W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
IN NE TO E SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 18N E OF 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF 13N BETWEEN 75W AND 78W. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S OF 14N W OF
74W. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN 74W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN
73W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 18N BETWEEN 64W AND 80W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT S OF 11N BETWEEN 73W AND
77W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL...EXCEPT 11 TO 16 FT S OF
15N W OF 74W. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN 74W AND 83W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN
73W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.S OF 23N BETWEEN 87W AND 90W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N91W TO 25N98W. W OF FRONT
N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N87W TO 26N93W TO 21N97W.
W OF 92W AND W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO
40 KT S OF 25N. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 27N95W. W OF
FRONT TO 92W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N86W TO 26N90W TO 22N94W
TO 18N95W. W OF 90W AND W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...
EXCEPT 35 TO 40 KT S OF 26N W OF 94W. W OF FRONT TO 90W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 27N82W TO 25N88W TO
18N92W. S OF 22N W OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO
19 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF 88W AND W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 26N82W TO 24N90W TO
18N92W. S OF 22N W OF 94W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO
19 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 27N W OF 87W AND W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 09N TO 19N BETWEEN 55W AND 68W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 20N BETWEEN 54W AND 65W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 09N TO A LINE FROM
25N48W TO 22N69W BETWEEN 48W AND 69W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 17N W OF 55W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 21N BETWEEN 48W
AND 64W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE
SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.ATLC WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N41W TO 29N46W TO 27N57W.
W OF FRONT TO 57W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED
SE AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 31N40W
TO 26N44W. N OF 20N E OF 48W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN MIXED NE...SE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 20N E OF A LINE FROM 28N35W TO 27N40W
TO 20N48W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE...SE
AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC 30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N79W TO 29N81W.
W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N74W TO 30N77W TO
27N80W. W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 19N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 86W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 90W WITHIN 120 NM OF SHORE
AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBYS 3 NM OR LESS.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FOG DISSIPATED OVER FORECAST WATERS.

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

$$
.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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