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FZNT01 KWBC 021012
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SAT MAR 02 2024

CCODE/1:31:04:01:00/AOE/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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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).

FOR INFORMATION ON ATLANTIC ICEBERGS SEE INFORMATION FROM NORTH
ATLANTIC ICE SERVICE AT HTTPS://OCEAN.WEATHER.GOV/ATL_TAB.PHP
(ALL LOWERCASE).

SECURITE

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

ALL FORECASTS VALID OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MAR 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 04.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N55W 998 MB. WITHIN 300 NM S AND 240 NM W
QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST LOW 58N52W 996 MB. WITHIN 240 NM SW SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 57N46W 994 MB.
BETWEEN 120 NM AND 360 NM SW AND W QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 24 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 43N TO 50N BETWEEN 35W AND
50W...AND WITHIN 600 NM S AND 480 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 61N42W 1001 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. FROM 56N TO 63N BETWEEN 35W
AND 45W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 45N
TO 64N BETWEEN 35W AND 46W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA. N OF 56N BETWEEN 35W AND 45W
WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH NEW LOW TO FORM NEAR 61N35W
989 MB. N OF 60N BETWEEN 35W AND 40W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO
12 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 60N58W 987 MB MOVING N 20 KT. FROM 40N TO 51N BETWEEN 46W
AND 64W...AND 51N TO 63N BETWEEN 46W AND 60W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 59N52W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW N OF AREA 68N61W 995 MB. ASSOCIATED
CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT EXTENDS FROM 45N35W TO 38N43W TO 31N49W. FROM 38N TO 45N
BETWEEN 35W AND 41W...AND FROM 31N TO 36N BETWEEN THE FRONT AND
61W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT TO EXTEND FROM 36N35W TO 31N45W. FROM 31N
TO 36N BETWEEN THE FRONT AND 60W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 31N TO 34N BETWEEN 40W
AND 55W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW INLAND 34N80W 1021 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. FROM 31N TO 36N
BETWEEN 69W AND 80W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 40N72W 1016 MB. FROM 31N TO 44N BETWEEN 64W
AND 74W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 43N65W 1020 MB. WITHIN 240 NM E OF A FRONT
TO EXTEND FROM 44N61W TO 40N64W TO 36N68W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 36N TO 45N BETWEEN 35W AND 46W...AND FROM
46N TO 55N BETWEEN 35W AND 63W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE FROM 45N61W TO
47N48W TO 60N48W TO 64N56W. ELSEWHERE LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY NW OF A LINE FROM 45N63W TO 44N50W TO 48N44W TO 56N40W TO
59N43W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 62N50W TO 60N60W. ELSEWHERE LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY
W AND NW OF A LINE FROM 49N52W TO 53N40W TO 57N39W TO 62N40W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W AND NW OF A
LINE FROM 50N50W TO 52N48W TO 54N49W TO 58N54W TO 65N53W.
ELSEWHERE LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY W AND NW OF A LINE
FROM 49N50W TO 54N42W TO 58N38W TO 63N38W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM N OF 52N W OF 45W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 39N TO 43N W OF 68W...AND N OF
61N W OF GREENLAND.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 41N TO 49N BETWEEN 55W AND
69W...AND FROM 51N TO 59N BETWEEN 39W AND 55W.

.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC SAT MAR 2.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SUN MAR 3.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON MAR 4.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 11N74W TO 12N75W TO 10N76W TO 11N75W TO 11N74W NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. WITHIN 13N71W TO 15N76W TO
13N79W TO 10N79W TO 12N76W TO 11N71W TO 13N71W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
WITHIN 18N65W TO 18N71W TO 20N74W TO 18N76W TO 17N73W TO 17N65W
TO 18N65W...INCLUDING BETWEEN CUBA AND JAMAICA AND IN MONA
PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. WITHIN 17N64W TO 18N69W TO
18N73W TO 16N72W TO 15N69W TO 16N63W TO 17N64W...INCLUDING IN
MONA PASSAGE AND IN ATLANTIC EXPOSURES AND PASSAGES...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 12N71W TO 13N75W TO 13N77W TO 10N77W TO
11N74W TO 11N71W TO 12N71W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF VENEZUELA...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. WITHIN 18N70W TO
18N73W TO 17N74W TO 15N73W TO 14N72W TO 14N69W TO
18N70W...INCLUDING IN MONA PASSAGE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 12N71W TO 14N76W TO 12N78W TO 10N76W TO
11N74W TO 11N71W TO 12N71W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF VENEZUELA...
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 30N53W TO 28N69W THEN WARM TO 30N73W.
WITHIN
31N50W TO 31N70W TO 27N73W TO 21N66W TO 22N58W TO 27N57W TO
31N50W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. WITHIN 31N70W
TO 31N81W TO 30N79W TO 28N73W TO 30N70W TO 31N70W SE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. WITHIN 22N69W TO 22N71W TO 21N74W TO
20N74W TO 20N72W TO 19N67W TO 22N69W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONTS N OF THE AREA. SURFACE TROUGH BETWEEN
45W AND 52W N OF 19N. WITHIN 31N46W TO 31N74W TO 20N74W TO
19N62W TO 22N55W TO 31N46W...INCLUDING IN ATLANTIC EXPOSURES AND
PASSAGES...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. WITHIN
29N35W TO 31N46W TO 24N46W TO 16N38W TO 15N35W TO 29N35W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SURFACE TROUGH BETWEEN 45W AND 53W N OF
19N. WITHIN 30N40W TO 31N59W TO 26N62W TO 22N57W TO 27N51W TO
25N39W TO 30N40W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
WITHIN
31N38W TO 31N59W TO 27N76W TO 17N61W TO 19N51W TO 12N35W TO
31N38W...INCLUDING IN ATLANTIC EXPOSURES AND PASSAGES...WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.

.ATLC WITHIN 31N35W TO 30N47W TO 23N47W TO 16N35W TO 31N35W E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS MERGED WITH SECTION ABOVE.

.CARIBBEAN 21 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 17N85W TO 17N86W TO 16N87W TO
16N85W TO 17N85W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF HONDURAS...E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 17N85W TO 17N86W TO 17N87W TO 16N88W TO
16N87W TO 16N85W TO 17N85W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF HONDURAS...E
TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.30 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVE. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 17N84W TO 17N86W TO 17N87W TO 16N87W
TO 16N84W TO 17N84W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 17N86W TO 17N87W TO 16N88W TO 16N87W TO
17N86W TO 16N85W TO 17N86W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF HONDURAS...E
TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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


.FORECASTER RAMOS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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