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High Seas Forecast (Tropical Atlantic)



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FZNT02 KNHC 212040
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC FRI JAN 21 2022

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FRI JAN 21.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT JAN 22.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN JAN 23.

.WARNINGS.

...GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING...
.GULF OF MEXICO STATIONARY FRONT FROM 28N82W TO 25N90W TO 18N92W. 
WITHIN 22N93W TO 20N94W TO 21N95W TO 25N93W TO 26N89W TO 22N93W 
NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 
18N94W TO 22N98W TO 26N97W TO 29N89W TO 25N93W TO 18N94W... 
INCLUDING WITHIN 60 NM OF VERACRUZ...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14
TO 16 FT IN N TO NE SWELL. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 26N82W TO 18N92W. WITHIN 19N93W
TO 21N97W TO 24N93W TO 26N88W TO 23N91W TO 19N93W N WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 23N93W TO 19N96W TO 24N97W
TO 27N92W TO 26N87W TO 23N93W...INCLUDING WITHIN 60 NM OF VERACRUZ...
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25N81W TO 18N93W. WITHIN 19N93W
TO 18N95W TO 19N95W TO 20N96W TO 20N94W TO 19N93W...INCLUDING 
WITHIN 60 NM OF VERACRUZ...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 
10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 19N93W TO 18N94W TO 19N96W
TO 22N96W TO 22N93W TO 19N93W...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT IN N TO NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT SE OF THE AREA. WITHIN 18N94W TO 19N96W 
TO 20N96W TO 20N95W TO 18N94W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.CARIBBEAN WITHIN 10N76W TO 12N79W TO 14N78W TO 14N76W TO 13N72W
TO 10N76W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE 
WITHIN 13N77W TO 11N76W TO 10N79W TO 14N80W TO 14N75W TO 13N77W 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN E SWELL. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 12N72W TO 11N76W TO 12N78W TO 13N76W TO
13N73W TO 12N72W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 11N76W TO 10N77W TO 11N79W TO 13N79W TO 14N75W TO 11N76W 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN E SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 12N73W TO 10N76W TO 10N77W TO 12N77W TO
13N74W TO 12N73W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 12N73W TO 10N76W TO 10N77W TO 12N77W TO 13N74W TO 12N73W 
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. 

.ATLC WITHIN 07N47W TO 06N53W TO 09N59W TO 17N61W TO 10N49W TO
07N47W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 07N47W TO 06N53W TO 09N59W TO 17N61W TO
10N49W TO 07N47W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N35W TO 26N38W THEN SHEAR LINE
TO 23N50W. WITHIN 23N45W TO 24N52W TO 26N52W TO 31N44W TO 31N35W 
TO 23N45W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL...
HIGHEST NEAR 30N36W. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 25N35W TO 22N45W TO 23N55W
TO 31N50W TO 31N35W TO 25N35W NE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 
12 FT IN N TO NE SWELL. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. WITHIN 30N36W TO 29N38W TO 
29N41W TO 31N42W TO 31N35W TO 30N36W N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 
TO 10 FT IN N TO NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 23N35W TO 20N49W TO 
21N53W TO 31N45W TO 31N35W TO 23N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 
TO 10 FT IN N TO NE SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVE. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N78W TO 29N81W. WITHIN 30N80W TO 
29N81W TO 30N81W TO 31N81W TO 31N78W TO 30N80W N TO NE WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N70W TO 28N75W TO 27N80W. E
OF THE FRONT WITHIN 30.5N68W TO 30.5N69.5W TO 30.5N70W TO 31N70W
TO 31N66W TO 30.5N68W W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 
8 FT. W OF THE FRONT WITHIN 29N75W TO 28N80W TO 31N81W TO 31N73W
TO 29N75W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN N TO NE 
SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N62W TO 29N68W TO 1008 MB LOW
PRES THEN STATIONARY FRONT TO 25N78W. NEAR THE LOW PRES WITHIN
28N68W TO 26N74W TO 28N76W TO 31N72W TO 31N65W TO 28N68W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

.ATLC 48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 11N35W TO 11N38W TO 12N39W TO 16N38W
TO 19N35W TO 11N35W E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER TORRES. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.