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FZNT02 KNHC 311025 CCA
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SAT JAN 31 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC SAT JAN 31.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN FEB 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 02.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 25.5N80W. N OF 28N WITHIN 210 NM SE
OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. N OF 28N W OF
FRONT TO 78W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
ALONG 31N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 25N60W TO 21N78W.
STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N50W TO 20N60W. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO
LINE 29N64W TO 31N66W W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20
FT...HIGHEST N. ELSEWHERE N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 70W NW WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL. WITHIN 150 NM N OF FRONT
W OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT OUTSIDE OF
BAHAMAS. REMAINDER OF AREA W OF FRONT TO 75W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL. N OF 27N E OF COLD FRONT
TO 46W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MERGED FRONTS FROM 31N41W TO 22N50W TO 20N70W.
N OF 28N WITHIN 60 NM SE OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 26.5N W OF FRONT TO LINE 26.5N43W TO 31N48W
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 30N53W.
ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO 75W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT
IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N53W.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73.5W AND 77W NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 80W NE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14.5N BETWEEN 67W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 16N BETWEEN
70W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N
BETWEEN 69W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 74W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N53W TO 22.5N60W TO
20N65W. N OF 30N WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 21N WITHIN 90 NM SE OF
FRONT AND W OF FRONT TO 67W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT
IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGE WITH COLD FRONT ABOVE.

.ATLC S OF 18N E OF 41W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 13N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST ATLC COLD FRONT W OF AREA. N OF 28.5N W OF
75W S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 18N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 18N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W...INCLUDING
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.48 HOUR GULF OF MEXICO FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N90W TO
26.5N97W. N OF 28N E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT. W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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