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FZNT02 KNHC 190338
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
ISSUED BY NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0430 UTC THU JAN 19 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT N OF AREA. N OF 29N BETWEEN 63W AND 78W SW TO W
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT ALONG 31N.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N63W TO 28N70W TO 30N77W. N
OF 29N E OF FRONT TO 60W SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO
14 FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF FRONT AND N OF LINE FROM 31N53W TO 27N65W
TO 28N72W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. NW OF
FRONT TO 74W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...
EXCEPT 12 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL W OF FRONT TO 68W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N58W TO 25.5N68W TO 31N79W.
N OF 27N E OF FRONT TO 54W SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF FRONT TO 24.5N AND W OF 50W SW TO W WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 63W W WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 68W W
TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA W
OF FRONT TO 72W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N50W TO 25N56W TO 24N72W. N
OF 28.5N E OF FRONT TO 44W SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15
FT. ELSEWHERE SE OF FRONT TO LINE FROM 31N36W TO 25N55W S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF 30N W OF FRONT TO 55W W
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE NW OF FRONT TO
LINE FROM 31N66W TO 24N58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
IN NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC STATIONARY FRONT FROM 29N35W TO 25N55W. N OF LINE FROM
27N35W TO 24N44W TO 26.5N49W TO 31N47W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT TO DISSIPATE. FROM 18N TO 26N E OF 43W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 15N TO 27N E OF 37W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09.5N TO 15N BETWEEN
73W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 76W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 76W AND
80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N W OF 84.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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