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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic) (Text)



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FZNT02 KNHC 260302
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                              
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL                          
0430 UTC SUN OCT 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SUN OCT 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON OCT 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC TUE OCT 28.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC WARM FRONT FROM 31N64W TO 1003 MB LOW PRES NEAR 
28N68.5W...THEN COLD FRONT EXTENDING SW THROUGH 24N75W TO NEAR 
21.5N77.5W. WITHIN 60 NM OF LOW AND 75 NM SE OF FRONT BETWEEN 
66W AND 70W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE OVER 
FORECAST WATERS N OF 25N WITHIN 120 NM NW OF FRONT...AND N OF 
24.5N WITHIN 180 NM SE OF FRONT WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 
FT. REMAINDER OF AREA N OF 24N WITHIN 150 NM NW OF FRONT WINDS 
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL. 
.06 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N65W TO LOW PRES NEAR 
29.5N66W 1003 MB THEN COLD FRONT TO 21N74W TO 21.5N76W. E OF 70W 
WITHIN 210 NM SE OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 13 
FT. OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF 72W AND WITHIN 150 NM NW OF FRONT 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW N OF AREA. COLD FRONT FROM 31N60W TO 
21N70W TO 20N73W. N OF 30N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 26N WITHIN 90 NM NW 
AND 120 NM SE OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN 
MIXED SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N57W TO 24N64W. WINDS 20 KT 
OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.  

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.                                       

.ATLC 12 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE S OF 17N ALONG 49W. FROM 
13N TO 16N WITHIN 180 NM E OF WAVE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 
8 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE S OF 17N ALONG 52W. FROM 12.5N 
TO 17N WITHIN 240 NM E OF WAVE E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE S OF 19N ALONG 57W. FROM 14N TO 
18.5N WITHIN 210 NM E OF WAVE E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 
9 FT.

.CARIBBEAN COLD FRONT FROM 21.5N77.5W TO 18N84W THEN STATIONARY 
FRONT TO 16.5N84.5W. S OF 18N W OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 
KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 20N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 20N73W TO 18.5N82W 
THEN STATIONARY TO 17N83W. LOW PRES NEAR 16N82W 1007 MB. W OF 
82W WITHIN 75 NM N AND W OF FRONT WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 
FT. FROM 13N TO 17N W OF 82W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 
LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DIFFUSE. LOW PRES NEAR 16.5N84.5W 1009 
MB. WITHIN 120 NM NE SEMICIRCLE OF LOW E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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