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FZNT02 KNHC 202218
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC SUN JAN 20 2019

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SUN JAN 20.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON JAN 21.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE JAN 22.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLC GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 31N76W TO 26N78W TO 23N81W. N OF 28N E OF FRONT
TO 72W S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE E
OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 3N164W TO 27N66W TO 23N72W S TO SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT N OF 28N. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT N OF 28N. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 79W W TO
NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT W
TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 12 FT N OF 27N.
.12 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N67W TO 26N71W TO 21N76W. N
OF 27N E FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N58W TO 27N28W S TO SW WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 74W W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF
25N W OF FRONT TO 80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN
NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 26N68W TO 21N76W. N
OF 27N E OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N57W TO 27N63W S TO SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 76W NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF
24N W OF FRONT TO A LINE FROM 31N77W TO 24N73W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N55W TO 25N63W THEN
STATIONARY FRONT TO 20N74W. N OF 29N E OF FRONT TO 46W SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. N OF 28N W OF FRONT TO 68W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL. W OF FRONT AND
S OF 25N NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT BETWEEN
BAHAMAS AND FRONT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO 76W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.FROM 10.5N TO 14N BETWEEN 69W AND 78.5W...INCLUDING GULF OF
VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF
13N BETWEEN 73W AND 75W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. FROM 10N TO 13N
BETWEEN 78.5W AND 79W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09N TO 13.5N BETWEEN 71W AND 79W...
INCLUDING GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT
25 TO 30 KT S OF 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF
73.5W. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 76W AND 80W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 12.5N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE
WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN
70W AND 79W...INCLUDING GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF 74W.
.45 HOUR FORECAST FROM 09.5N TO 15N BETWEEN 71W AND
80W...INCLUDING GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 12 FT S OF 23N BETWEEN 74W AND 76W. FROM
09N TO 15N BETWEEN 80W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT IN NE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 25N E OF 44W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN
MIXED NW AND NE SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 27N E OF 43W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 18N TO 27N E OF 45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN COLD FRONT FROM 2281W TO 18N88W. NW OF FRONT NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT IN YUCATAN CHANNEL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 21N77W TO 15N84W. S OF 20N AND
UP TO 120 NM W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 21N75W TO 17N81W TO 16N84W.
WITHIN 180 NM W OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. N OF LINE FROM 15N72W TO
18N83W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.GULF OF MEXICO COLD FRONT FROM W CUBA TO NORTHERN BELIZE.
SE OF A LINE FROM 30N86W TO 26N92W TO 24N95W TO 20N96W NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 30 KT S OF 23N BETWEEN 85W AND
88W...INCLUDING THE YUCATAN CHANNEL. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST
FROM 23N TO 25N BETWEEN 85W AND 89W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST S OF 26N E OF 87W NW WINDS TO N WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SE OF A LINE FROM 26N87W TO 24N92W TO
18.5N96W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST S OF 26N AND E OF 87W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 23N BETWEEN 85W AND 87W...INCLUDING THE
YUCATAN CHANNEL...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN SUBSIDING
NW SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 24N TO 28N W OF 95W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST W OF A LINE FROM 28N87W TO 24N93W TO 20N97W SE
TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. E OF 87W...INCLUDING THE
STRAITS OF FLORIDA E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT...
EXCEPT 8 TO 10 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 22N TO 28.5N W OF 93W SE TO S WINDS 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF 23N E OF 93W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 10 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA.

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

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.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.