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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic)



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FZNT02 KNHC 010949
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC FRI JUL 01 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FRI JUL 01.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SAT JUL 02.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN JUL 03.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 75.5W...INCLUDING
GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14
FT...EXCEPT TO 8 FT IN GULF OF VENEZUELA. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO
16.5N BETWEEN 69W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. FROM 16.5N TO 18N BETWEEN 71W AND 79W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA FROM 10.5N TO 17N BETWEEN
75W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 71W AND 80.5W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 11N83W TO 10N78W TO 13N71W TO 17.5N72W TO
17.5N80.5W TO 11N83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE TO
E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 10.5N83W TO 12N73W TO 17N74W TO 16N81W TO
10.5N83W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 69W AND 76W...
INCLUDING GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT EXCEPT LESS THAN 8 FT GULF OF VENEZUELA.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 12.5N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 46W AND 53W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. FROM 21N TO 25N E OF 38W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 19N BETWEEN 42W AND 60W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 13N TO 17N BETWEEN 53W AND 60W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.ATLC S OF 21.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 73.5W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.36 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 73.5W E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N W OF 85W...INCLUDING GULF
OF HONDURAS...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE. 
.30 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 42 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 88W AND
91.5W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

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.FORECASTER LATTO. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.