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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic) (Text)



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FZNT02 KNHC 042130
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                               
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                           
2230 UTC TUE AUG 04 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 TUE AUG 04.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC WED AUG 05.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC THU AUG 06.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 11N TO 18N BETWEEN 69W AND 79W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. 
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 13N77W. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 17N 
BETWEEN 75W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE 
TO E SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 
72W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN NE TO E SWELL...HIGHEST 
NEAR 12.5N77.5W. ELSEWHERE S OF 17.5N BETWEEN 71W AND 82.5W 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 14N BETWEEN 71W AND 78W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL...HIGHEST 
NEAR 12N77W. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN 74W AND 82W  
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN FROM 20N TO 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 73W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 21N BETWEEN 72W AND 75W... 
INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.  
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 73W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 75W... 
INCLUDING THE WINDWARD PASSAGE...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.

.CARIBBEAN 30 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17N W OF 86W...INCLUDING THE 
GULF OF HONDURAS...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 
FT.
.42 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 LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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