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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic) (Text)



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FZNT02 KNHC 262224
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                               
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                           
2230 UTC THU MAR 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC THU MAR 26.                            
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC FRI MAR 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT MAR 28.

.WARNINGS.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM 30N93W TO 24N98W. W OF FRONT N 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF 28N. SEAS LESS THAN 
8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N90W TO 21N97W. S OF 25N W 
OF FRONT N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF 
FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.                   
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N85W TO 19N91W. S OF 21N W 
OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE W 
OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 28N83W TO 21N88W. S OF 20N W 
OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE NW 
OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 30N87W TO 26N92W TO 21N97W NW TO N WINDS 
20 TO 25 KT EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF 21N W OF 94.5W. SEAS 8 FT 
...EXCEPT 8 TO 10 FT S OF 21N W OF 94.5W. 
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 26N81W TO 21N87W. S OF 22N 
BETWEEN 92W AND 97W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 
KT FROM 19N TO 20N W OF 95W. SEAS TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT S 
OF 21N W OF 94W. HIGHEST NEAR 19N95.5W.                       
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT MOVED SE OF AREA. WINDS 20 KT OR 
LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N43W TO 24N51W TO 22N60W THEN SHEAR LINE 
NW TO 28N73W. N OF 29N WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 53W NW TO N WINDS 
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. FROM 24N TO 26N BETWEEN 52W AND 
71W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT E TO SE BETWEEN 66W AND 
71W. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N W OF FRONT TO 54W WINDS    
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 31N37W TO 21N47W. N 
OF 30N WITHIN 300 NM W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 
10 FT. WITHIN 90 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 29N43W TO 25N48W TO 
21N59W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N38W TO 27N37W TO 
22N40W. NE OF LINE FROM 31N43W TO 27N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. 
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.

.ATLC N OF 30.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 79W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST N OF 30N W OF 70W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT ENTERING FAR NW PART. N OF 29N 
BETWEEN 63W AND 80W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N77W TO 27N80W. N OF 28N E 
OF FRONT TO 72W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. N OF 28N 
BETWEEN 72W AND 62W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. NW 
OF FRONT NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 25N72W TO 21N75W. N 
OF 28N WITHIN 480 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 
8 TO 11 FT. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 79W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. 

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 75W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM FROM 11N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W NE 
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18N BETWEEN 84W AND 87W E TO SE 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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