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CORRECTED CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC SUN FEB 17 2019

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN FEB 17.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 18.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 19.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN S OF 13N BETWEEN 64W AND 75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 15N
BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 72W AND 76W NE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 17N BETWEEN 70W
AND 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC SE OF LINE FROM 25N35W TO 07N55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 15N TO 22N E OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.

.ATLC 24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 31N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 18N BETWEEN 85W AND 87W...INCLUDING GULF OF
HONDURAS...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 19N BETWEEN 84W AND 87W...INCLUDING GULF
OF HONDURAS...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 19.5N W OF 85W...INCLUDING GULF OF
HONDURAS...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 29N90W TO
25N97W. N OF FRONT NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 27.5N83W TO 26N97W. N OF
FRONT NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN
20 NM OF COAST W OF 82W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVING.

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

$$
.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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