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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic) (Text)



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FZNT02 KNHC 290155
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC SAT APR 29 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 APR 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN APR 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON MAY  1.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF MEXICO WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 22N87W TO 22N90W TO 
23N91W TO 25N89W TO 23N87W TO 22N87W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. 
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 23N96W TO 22N97W TO 
22N98W TO 25N97W TO 24N96W TO 23N96W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 22N88W TO 20N91W TO 
20N97W TO 28N97W TO 30N92W TO 27N89W TO 22N88W SE WINDS 20 TO 30 
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF 22N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 22N87W TO 22N90W TO 
23N91W TO 24N91W TO 25N89W TO 24N88W TO 22N87W E TO SE WINDS 20 
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 25N90W TO 21N95W
TO 22N98W TO 28N97W TO 30N94W TO 29N90W TO 25N90W SE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 27N94W.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N94W TO 26N96W TO 23N98W. 
WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 26N96W TO 24N97W TO 23N98W TO 27N97W TO 
30N95W TO 28N95W TO 26N96W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 25N84W TO 19N95W TO 22N97W TO 30N93W
TO 30N86W TO 25N84W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...
HIGHEST NEAR 27N92W.
.42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N92W TO 26N94W TO 22N96W TO 
19N96W. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 21.5N96.5W TO 21.5N97W TO 22N97.5W
TO 23.5N97.5W TO 23.5N97W TO 23N96.5W TO 21.5N96.5W NW TO N 
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED
BY 19N96W TO 21N97W TO 24N98W TO 27N97W TO 27N95W TO 25N95W TO 
19N96W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF 22N. 
WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 29N87W TO 29N89W TO 28N90W TO 27N93W TO 
30N92W TO 31N86W TO 29N87W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 
12 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 28N91W. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 
22N93W TO 23N95W TO 28N96W TO 28N91W TO 29N85W TO 27N85W TO 
22N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SE TO S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N91W TO 25N93W TO 22N94.5W 
TO 18.5N94W. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 19N95W TO 19N96W TO 20N97W TO
21N96W TO 20N95W TO 19N95W...INCLUDING WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF 
VERACRUZ...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE 
WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 21N95W TO 18N94W TO 20N97W TO 23N98W TO 
25N98W TO 26N93W TO 21N95W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 
11 FT. WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 29N86W TO 28N89W TO 28N91W TO 
30N90W TO 31N86W TO 30N86W TO 29N86W S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 
TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 27N89W TO 25N93W TO 
25N97W TO 29N96W TO 29N91W TO 27N89W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 
TO 9 FT IN SE TO S SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 21N35W TO 22N41W TO 26N44W TO
31N43W TO 31N35W TO 21N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N35W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 15N35W TO 18N42W TO 
23N46W TO 29N45W TO 30N35W TO 15N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 
TO 10 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 10N35W TO 10N40W TO 
11N43W TO 19N45W TO 16N35W TO 10N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL.

.ATLC AND CARIBBEAN WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 20N71W TO 20N73W TO 
20N74W TO 21N73W TO 21N72W TO 20N71W...INCLUDING APPROACH TO 
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 20N71W TO 20N73W TO 
19N74W TO 20N75W TO 21N73W TO 21N71W TO 20N71W...INCLUDING 
APPROACH TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 20N71W TO 20N73W TO 
19N74W TO 20N75W TO 21N74W TO 21N72W TO 20N71W...INCLUDING 
APPROACH TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 12N68W TO 11N72W TO 11N77W TO
14N77W TO 14N76W TO 14N70W TO 12N68W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT W OF 70W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 11N67W TO 11N73W TO 
11N78W TO 16N79W TO 18N71W TO 15N71W TO 11N67W...INCLUDING WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA AND GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF 70W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 15N79W TO 15N68W TO
11N68W TO 11N79W TO 15N79W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF 
COLOMBIA AND GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT W OF 71W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 12N72W TO 11N73W TO 
12N74W TO 13N73W TO 13N72W TO 12N72W...INCLUDING WITHIN 90 NM OF 
COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 16N85W TO 16N87W TO 16N88W TO
19N87W TO 18N85W TO 16N85W...INCLUDING GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE 
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 16N85W TO 16N87W TO 
17N87W TO 17N86W TO 17N85W TO 16N85W...INCLUDING GULF OF 
HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 23N80W 
TO 23N81W TO 23N83W TO 24N83W TO 24N81W TO 23N80W...INCLUDING 
STRAITS OF FLORIDA...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 
8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 23N80W TO 23N81W TO 
23N83W TO 24N83W TO 25N82W TO 24N80W TO 23N80W...INCLUDING 
STRAITS OF FLORIDA...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

$$
.FORECASTER LEWITSKY. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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