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FZNT01 KWBC 280945
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC TUE FEB 28 2017

CCODE/1:31:04:01:00/AOW/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT
VOSOPS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

SECURITE

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 28
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 01
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 02

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW 60N45W 977 MB MOVING NW 10 KT. FRONT EXTENDS FROM THE LOW
TO 56N35W. WITHIN 90 NM OF LOW AND WITHIN 240 NM NE OF THE FRONT
WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN 64N AND
THE FRONT WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 64N52W 981 MB. WITHIN 300 NM SW AND 120 NM
NW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS MOVED N OF AREA.

...STORM WARNING...
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND 47N71W 980 MB. EXCEPT AS NOTED WITH
LOW 50N56W BELOW OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 780 NM SE QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM
31N62W TO 41N42W TO 47N43W QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 65N60W 985 MB MOVING SE 25 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS FROM
53N TO 58N W OF A LINE FROM 54N35W TO 65N54W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 57N45W 993 MB. EXCEPT AS NOTED WITH LOW
64N52W ABOVE WITHIN 420 NM W AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS MOVED E OF AREA.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 52N54W 1009 MB MOVING E 30 KT. EXCEPT AS NOTED WITH LOW
65N60W ABOVE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 780 NM E AND 420 NM SW
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
39N TO 53N BETWEEN 35W AND 70W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 51N35W 998 MB. WITHIN 540 NM SW AND W
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM
40N TO 53N BETWEEN 35W AND 60W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA NEAR 57N22W 993 MB. FROM 40N TO
55N BETWEEN 35W AND 40W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL INLAND NEAR 44N81W 997 MB. FROM 34N
TO 40N BETWEEN 76W AND 63W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND 47N71W 991 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 720 NM SE AND 600 NM NE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND 50N56W 988 MB. WITHIN 480 NM NE AND
540 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 540 NM NE AND 720 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS
W OF A LINE FROM 54N51W TO 58N55W TO 64N55W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N AND W OF A
LINE FROM 51N49W TO 55N50W TO 60N56W TO 62N50W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY NW OF A LINE
FROM 58N58W TO 62N49W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 62N41W 989 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS
WITHIN 300 NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 64N40W 999 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 40N E OF 63W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 33N BETWEEN 35W AND 47W WINDS TO
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 50N TO 55N E
OF 37W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED.

.DENSE FOG. 24 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM
FROM 39N TO 44N BETWEEN 65W AND 71W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 39N TO 49N BETWEEN 50W AND 70W.

.HIGH 36N64W 1035 MB MOVING E 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N60W 1032 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N42W 1030 MB.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 31N W OF 35W INCLUDING CARIBBEAN SEA AND
GULF OF MEXICO

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED MAR 01.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU MAR 02.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 9.5N TO 16N BETWEEN 70W AND
80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. FROM 16N TO 18N
BETWEEN 69W AND 73.5W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN
8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 81W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09.5N TO
18N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT. FROM 10N TO 15.5N BETWEEN 80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. E OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF THE
COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. FROM 10N TO 15.5N BETWEEN
80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
E OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09.5N TO
17.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 80W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. FROM 10N TO 15.5N BETWEEN 80W AND 82W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. E OF 70W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC FROM 12N TO 22N BETWEEN 48W AND 65W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. S OF 12N BETWEEN 48W AND 55W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 22N BETWEEN 48W AND 70W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. S OF 10S W OF 48W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 19N W OF 48W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 55W AND 70W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

.ATLC S OF 22.5N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W...INCLUDING APPROACHES TO
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W...INCLUDING
APPROACHES TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 22N BETWEEN 70W AND 74W...INCLUDING
APPROACHES TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.

.ATLC NE OF A LINE FROM 31N42W TO 29N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 19N E OF A LINE FROM 29N35W TO 25N42W TO
19N42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.ATLC 24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N44W TO 27N50W THEN
WEAKENING FRONT TO 26N65W. N OF FRONT TO 29N BETWEEN 50W AND 61W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING COLD FRONT FROM 30N35W TO 24N47W. N
OF FRONT E OF 42W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. WITHIN 75
NM NW OF A LINE FROM 27N45W TO 24N53W TO 22N61W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 50W AND
65W WINDS 20KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 18.5N BETWEEN 73.5W AND 76W...INCLUDING WINDWARD
PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 18.5N BETWEEN 73.5W AND 77W...INCLUDING
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN S OF 18N W OF 85W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF HONDURAS...
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 06 HOUR S OF 22N BETWEEN 90W AND 93W SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 23N BETWEEN 88W AND 91W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 21N TO 23.5N BETWEEN 89W AND 91.5W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 42 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N90W TO
26N97W. NW OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N86W TO 24N97.5W. NW OF
FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.

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

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.FORECASTER GR. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.