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NWS Forecast

FZNT01 KWBC 231019
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SUN NOV 23 2014

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC NOV 23
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC NOV 24
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC NOV 25

.WARNINGS.

STORM WARNING

.LOW 58N47W 960 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 360 NM S AND SW
QUADRANTS AND FROM 62N TO 65N E OF GREENLAND WINDS 40 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 19 TO 37 FT. ELSEWHERE BETWEEN A LINE FROM 38N75W TO 41N44W
TO 33N38W TO 35N35W AND 67N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 27
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 52N45W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH NEW LOW 62N42W 975 MB.
BETWEEN A LINE FROM 47N55W TO 39N44W TO 42N35W AND S OF 67N W OF
GREENLAND AND S OF 63N E OF GREENLAND WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10
TO 26 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 49N37W WITH SW TO W SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 64N30W 980 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF A
LINE FROM 67N54W TO 40N35W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 22
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 55N35W WITH NW SWELL.

GALE WARNING

.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 33N W OF 76W AREA OF SE WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 40N W OF 70W AREA OF SE WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST INLAND LOW 52N75W 969 MB. WITHIN 900 NM E AND
1140 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING

.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 64N
W OF 62W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 67N59W TO 55N60W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 63N W OF
58W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. 48 HOUR FORECAST VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM NW
OF A LINE FROM 45N54W TO 38N69W.

.HIGH 35N64W 1031 MB MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N57W 1030 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 43N47W 1034 MB.

.FORECASTER LEE. 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 SUN NOV 23.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON NOV 24.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE NOV 25.

.WARNINGS.

GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING

.GULF OF MEXICO SQUALL LINE FROM 26N96W TO 27.5N94.5W TO
29N93.5W MOVING E 30 KT. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS STRONG CONVECTION
ALONG AND WITHIN 60 NM E OF SQUALL LINE. N OF 25N E OF LINE TO
91.5W SE TO S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. NW OF SQUALL
LINE SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 23N W OF
91W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 25N TO 29N
BETWEEN 83W AND 86.5W SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 28.5N BETWEEN 85W AND 89W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST SQUALL LINE FROM 26N90W TO 30N88W. WITHIN 90
NM E OF LINE S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N E OF 87W S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. N
OF 28.5N BETWEEN 88W AND 93W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST SQUALL LINE TO MOVE NE AND DISSIPATE INLAND. N
OF 28N E OF 91W S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N91.5W TO 27N98W. NW OF
FRONT NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. N OF 28.5N
BETWEEN 85W AND 90W SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N83.5W TO 23N98W. WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 28N81W TO 22N96.5W TO
20N96.5W. N OF FRONT TO 25N W OF 90W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.                                      

.ATLC COLD FRONT FROM 31N43W TO 25N60W THEN STATIONARY FRONT TO
25N76.5W THEN WARM FRONT TO 27N81W. WITHIN 150 NM NE OF FRONTS W
OF 70W E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT NE OF BAHAMAS.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM N AND NE OF FRONTS W OF 70W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. WITHIN 150 NM N OF FRONTS
BETWEEN 60W AND 70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. 
ELSEWHERE N OF FRONT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW
SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 30N55W. S OF FRONT TO 19N W OF 67W E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT OUTSIDE THE BAHAMAS AND TO 8 FT LEE
OF BAHAMAS. FROM 12N TO 17.5N W OF 56W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA S OF LINE FROM 22N35W TO 17N46W TO
21N47W TO 22N66W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN MIXED NE
AND SE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING COLD FRONT FROM 31N39W TO 25N53W.
N OF 28N W OF 70W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
FROM 16N TO 22N BETWEEN 50W AND 74W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 22N W OF 60W OUTSIDE BAHAMAS WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. N OF 23N E OF 60W TO
LINE 22N50W TO 31N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT IN NW
TO N SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. FROM 15N TO 25N BETWEEN
55W AND 73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE
S OF 25N BETWEEN 50W AND 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN
MIXED NE AND NW SWELL. N OF 20N E OF 50W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN N OF 16N BETWEEN 68W AND 76W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. S OF 17N E OF 63W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8
FT EXCEPT 8 TO 9 FT IN ATLC PASSAGES.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W E WINDS 25
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 12N TO 18N E OF 78W
INCLUDING ATLC PASSAGES NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W E WINDS 25
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 11N TO 18N E OF 80W INCLUDING
ATLC PASSAGES E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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


.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.