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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic)



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FZNT02 KNHC 300312
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                               
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                           
0430 UTC MON MAR 30 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC MON MAR 30.                            
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE MAR 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC WED APR 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N61W TO 22N71W THEN STATIONARY TO 
20N75W. N OF 29N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N OF 29N BETWEEN 67W AND 73W NW TO N WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 28N BETWEEN 66W AND 
74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N52W TO 24N61W THEN 
STATIONARY TO 21N74W. N OF 28N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 27N W OF FRONT TO 57W 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST N OF 29N. 
ELSEWHERE N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 
TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONT FROM 31N43W TO 25N55W TO 
20N73W. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 57W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 14N BETWEEN 52W AND 58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 
8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC WEAKENING TROUGH FROM 31N43W TO 27N42W TO 22N40W. N OF 26N 
WITHIN 240 NM E OF TROUGH E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 
FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATING FROM 31N44W TO 27N43W TO 
23N41W. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST E OF LINE FROM 31N39W TO 27N35W. WINDS 20 KT 
OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E OF LINE FROM 31N38W TO 28N35W WINDS 20 KT OR 
LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W 
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 12N BETWEEN 73W AND 75W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 36 
HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W 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 N OF 18N W OF 80W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO S OF 25N E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE STRAITS OF 
FLORIDA NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.               
.06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 24N BETWEEN 84W AND 90W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT NEAR YUCATAN CHANNEL. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO TROUGH ALONG NW YUCATAN PENINSULA COAST. FROM 
20N TO 22N BETWEEN 90W AND 92W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH ALONG NW YUCATAN PENINSULA COAST. 
WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST FROM 20N TO 21.5N N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH ALONG NW YUCATAN PENINSULA COAST. 
WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST FROM 88W TO 90W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 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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