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FZNT02 KNHC 161557
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC MON JAN 16 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC MON JAN 16.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE JAN 17.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED JAN 18.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 15N TO 21N BETWEEN 55W AND 77W...INCLUDING THE
APPROACH TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT E OF THE BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 67W AND 77W...INCLUDING THE
APPROACH TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE
APPROACH TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC N OF 30N BETWEEN 39W AND 51W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N41W TO 26N57W. N OF 30N
E OF FRONT TO 38W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 27N W OF FRONT
TO 57W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N35W TO 24N42W TO 25N53W. NW OF FRONT
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.ATLC 24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 10N BETWEEN 42W AND 52W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS 25
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN 68W AND
81W AND N OF 16N BETWEEN 65W AND 74W...INCLUDING ATLC
PASSAGES...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN
68W AND 81.5W AND N OF 16N BETWEEN 68W AND 74W NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 18N E OF 76W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 19N E OF 76W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 20N TO 27N W OF 95W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 24N BETWEEN 88W AND 92W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 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 LATTO. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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