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FZNT02 KNHC 280916
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC TUE APR 28 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC TUE APR 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED APR 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU APR 30.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N62W TO 28N70W THEN STATIONARY TO 28N75W
TO 29N81W. S OF FRONT TO 26N BETWEEN 51W AND 65W SW TO W WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN W SWELL. N OF LINE FROM 31N65W
TO 27N51W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN MIXED SW AND
NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N51W TO 25N65W TO 30N81W. S
OF FRONT TO 26N BETWEEN 57W AND A LINE FROM 31N39W TO 26N50W SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN W TO NW SWELL. N OF 29N W
OF FRONT TO 64W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF
29N BETWEEN 64W AND 70W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
NW SWELL.
.48 HOURS FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N43W TO 27N53W THEN WARM
FRONT TO 31N72W. W OF FRONT TO 63W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. N OF 29N WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. WITHIN 120 NM S OF FRONT
BETWEEN 65W AND 71W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN N
SWELL.

.ATLC 30 HOUR FORECAST WARM FRONT FROM 27N70W TO 30N81W. N OF
FRONT W OF 77W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N77W TO 26N80W. BETWEEN 60
NM AND 270 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT
OUTSIDE OF BAHAMAS. ELSEWHERE N OF 28N BETWEEN 76W AND 80W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 15N BETWEEN 64W AND 70W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 15N BETWEEN 64W AND 72W E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 15N BETWEEN 64W AND 69W AND S OF 16N
BETWEEN 69W AND 73W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 18N BETWEEN 84W AND 86.5W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 20N W OF 85W LOCAL VSBY 3 NM OR LESS IN SMOKE
AND HAZE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.GULF OF MEXICO STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N83W TO LOW PRES 1002 MB
NEAR 27N93W TO 20N98W. S OF 23N E OF FRONT TO 87W LOCAL VSBY 3
NM OR LESS IN SMOKE AND HAZE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N85W TO 22N88W. S OF 24N E
OF FRONT TO 84W LOCAL VSBY 3 NM OR LESS IN SMOKE AND HAZE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT SE OF AREA. CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.GULF OF MEXICO STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N83W TO LOW PRES NEAR
27N93W 1002 MB TO 20N98W. N OF 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 91W SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WARM FRONT FROM 28N82W TO LOW PRES 30N89W 1002
MB TO 18N93W. S OF 29N W OF A LINE FROM 29N92W TO 19N95W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N85W TO 22N88W. S OF 29N W
OF A LINE FROM 29N86W TO 18N94W NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM SE OF AREA. FROM 24N TO 29N
BETWEEN 82W AND 88W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN
MIXED SW AND NW SWELL. S OF 21N W OF 92W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN N SWELL.


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

$$
.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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