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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic) (Text)



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FZNT02 KNHC 241614
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1630 UTC TUE JAN 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC TUE JAN 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC WED JAN 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC THU JAN 26.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 25N69W TO 20N74W. POST-FRONTAL 
TROUGH FROM 31N71W TO 27N74W. N OF 25N WITHIN 210 NM E OF FRONT 
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N 
E OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N62W TO 25N62W TO 20N67W S TO SW 
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 27N W OF FRONT AND 
TROUGH TO 77W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT N 
OF 29N BETWEEN TROUGH AND 77W. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. S OF 27N W OF 
FRONT TO BAHAMAS W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.  
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N58W TO 25N59W TO 19N68W.
POST-FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 31N61W TO 25N64W. N OF 25N WITHIN 210 
NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. N OF 
26N WITHIN 390 NM E OF FRNT SE TO S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 
10 TO 15 FT. FROM 22N TO 26N WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW 
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT FROM 22N TO 24N AND 10 TO 13 
FT FROM 24N TO 26N. N OF 25N W OF FRONT AND TROUGH TO A LINE 
FROM 31N71W TO 25N66W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 
25 KT N OF 29N BETWEEN 63W AND 70W. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE 
N OF 21N W OF FRONT AND TROUGH TO BAHAMAS AND N OF 27N W OF 
FRONT AND TROUGH TO 77W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN 
NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N48W TO 24N55W TO 18N64W. N 
OF 28N WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 
9 TO 14 FT. FROM 25N TO 28N WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S TO SW 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 58W W 
TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE 
N OF 21N W OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N68W TO 26N66W TO 21N64W 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW TO N SWELL...HIGHEST 
NE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 28N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NW 
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SE OF A LINE FROM 18N35W TO 07N51W WINDS 20 KT 
OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 10N E OF 47W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 
FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.ATLC 42 HOUR FORECAST N OF 30N W OF 75W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.ATLC 48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT OVER SE U.S. N OF 29N W OF
74W SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.CARIBBEAN COLD FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 15N79W TO 11N84W. N OF 16N 
W OF FRONT...INCLUDING YUCATAN CHANNEL...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. 
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.09 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 20N73W TO 15N79W TO 10N83W.
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 12.5N WITHIN 90 NM OF 
COAST OF COLOMBIA NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. FROM 15N TO 17N BETWEEN 
70W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO E OF 84W...INCLUDING THE YUCATAN CHANNEL...WINDS 
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 23N TO 26N W OF 96W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. 
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM THE NW. FROM 20N 
TO 25N W OF 94W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT ALONG TEXAS COAST. N OF 26N BETWEEN 
92W AND 96W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N94W TO 26N97W. W OF FRONT 
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N86W TO 25N93W TO 19N95W. W 
OF FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT N TO NE 25 TO 30 KT 
S OF 20N W OF 95W. SEAS TO 8 FT.

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

$$
.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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