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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic)



000
FZNT02 KNHC 280247
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                               
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER                                 
0430 UTC THU AUG 28 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 AUG 28.                            
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI AUG 29.                   
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT AUG 30.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST. 

.ATLC N OF 28N BETWEEN 65W AND 75W S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT... 
EXCEPT W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT N OF 29N BETWEEN 72W AND 74W. SEAS 10 
TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 11 TO 19 FT N OF 29N BETWEEN 65W AND 70W. 
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N BETWEEN 61W AND 78W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
8 TO 12 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL...HIGHEST NE OF BAHAMAS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 60W AND 58W WINDS 20 KT OR 
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED SE AND SW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN TROPICAL WAVE FROM 19N58W TO 11N63W. N OF 
15N WITHIN 180 NM EITHER SIDE OF WAVE NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS TSTMS FROM 12N TO 15N 
BETWEEN 58W AND 70W. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 19N69W TO 12N72W. N OF 15N 
W OF WAVE TO 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 19N74W TO 12N77W. N OF 15N 
W OF WAVE TO 76W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 
16N E OF WAVE TO 68W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 19N77W TO 12N80W. FROM 12N 
TO 14N BETWEEN 69W AND 71W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS 
THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W E TO SE 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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