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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic)



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FZNT02 KNHC 281531
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                               
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                           
1630 UTC SAT FEB 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC SAT FEB 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN MAR 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON MAR 02.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 
KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 
78W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. REMAINDER OF 
AREA FROM 10N TO 17N E OF 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
TO 8 FT.   
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E 
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17N E 
OF 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF 72W AND 8 
TO 8 FT E OF 72W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE TO E 
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N 
BETWEEN 73W AN 78W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. 
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N E OF 81W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT W OF 72W AND TO 8 FT E OF 72W. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E 
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N 
BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. 
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N E OF 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT W OF 70W AND 8 TO 9 FT E OF 70W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E 
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 15N  
BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. 
REMAINDER AREA FROM 10N TO 17N E OF 82W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT W OF 70W AND 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 65W AND 70W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 28N W OF 74W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27.5N W OF 72W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW PART. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC FROM 14N TO 26N E OF 50W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 
TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL. N OF 26N E OF A LINE FROM 31N41W TO 26N50W 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL. FROM 13N TO 23N 
BETWEEN 50W AND 65W...AND FROM 07N TO 13N W OF 55W NE TO E WINDS 
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 22N E OF 62W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF 10N AND E OF  
A LINE FROM 31N40W TO 22N65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT 
IN NE SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 14N TO 20N BETWEEN 50W AND 62W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE S OF 
22N E OF 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL. 

.ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 65W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE WINDWARD 
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT E OF BAHAMAS. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N BETWEEN 65W AND 77W...INCLUDING THE 
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT E OF 
BAHAMAS. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W...INCLUDING THE 
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT E OF 
BAHAMAS. S OF 22N BETWEEN 65W AND 70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL. 
.36 HOUR FORECAST ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 76W...INCLUDING 
THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT E 
OF BAHAMAS AND IN THE WINDWARD PASSAGE. S OF 22N BETWEEN 65W AND 
70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 72W AND 74W...INCLUDING THE 
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT E OF 
BAHAMAS AND IN THE WINDWARD PASSAGE. S OF 22N BETWEEN 65W AND 
70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL. 

.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT 
W OF 92W. FROM 24N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 92W NE TO E WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N E OF 95W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.  
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 

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

$$
.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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