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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic)



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FZNT02 KNHC 300229
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT JUL 30 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SAT JUL 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN JUL 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON AUG 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN TROPICAL WAVE AXIS NEAR 50W FROM 07N TO 22N.
FROM 13N TO 22N BETWEEN 45W AND 55W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE AXIS NEAR 58W FROM 10N TO 22N.
FROM 15N TO 23N BETWEEN 54W AND 62W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
11 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE AXIS NEAR 67W FROM 10N TO 24N.
FROM 16N TO 22N BETWEEN 65W AND 75W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE ATLC WATERS FROM 15N TO 24N BETWEEN 55W
AND 72W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN E SWELL. 

.ATLC 42 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...
NEAR 10N37W 1009 MB. WITHIN 240 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
10N40W 1009 MB. WITHIN 240 NM N SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.  

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 70W AND 78W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10.5N TO 15N BETWEEN
74W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN E SWELL. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 70W AND 75W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 76W AND 80W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN E SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N W OF 87W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF HONDURAS...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 90W AND 93W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 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.

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.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.