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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic) (Text)



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FZNT02 KNHC 231457
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                             
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                          
1630 UTC SUN NOV 23 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN NOV 23.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON NOV 24.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC TUE NOV 25.

.WARNINGS.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 
40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. 
SEAS TO 9 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.   
.12 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N E OF 90W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
TO 10 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N91W TO 27N97W. WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N86W TO 20N96W. WINDS 20 KT OR 
LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 28N83W TO 19N94W. FROM 23N TO 
27N W OF 92W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 27N82W TO 22N94W TO 
18N93W. N OF 24N W OF 88W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.  

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.                                       

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N40W TO 26N55W THEN STATIONARY TO 25N70W 
THEN WARM FRONT TO 29N81W. W OF LINE FROM 31N77W TO 20N60W E TO 
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT EXCEPT TO 8 FT W OF 
BAHAMAS. ELSEWHERE N OF FRONT E OF 65W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW...NE AND SE SWELL. ATLC FROM 
11N TO 20N BETWEEN 50W AND 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 20N E OF 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND SE SWELL. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N37W TO 23N53W. N OF 27N 
W OF 65W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ATLC FROM 
14N TO 27N BETWEEN 55W AND 76W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
10 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT 
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW...NE AND SE SWELL.  
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DIFFUSE. N OF 29N W OF 72W S TO SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ATLC FROM 13N TO 23N BETWEEN 53W AND 
75W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE ATLC E OF LINE 
06N54W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED 
NW...NE AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST ATLC WITHIN 300 NM OF LINE FROM 31N45W TO 18N64W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE ATLC E OF LINE 
FROM 31N55W TO 24N65W 07N58W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN 
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. N OF 20N E OF 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. 
SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW...NE AND SE SWELL. 

.CARIBBEAN N OF 12N E OF 76W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 18N E OF 79W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS TO 11 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 19N E OF 82W E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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