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NWS Forecast

FZNT01 KWBC 302202
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
2230 UTC SUN AUG 30 2015

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC AUG 30
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC AUG 31
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 01

.WARNINGS.

GALE WARNING

.LOW 64N58W 1002 MB MOVING SW 05 KT. OVER ICE FREE FORECAST
WATERS W OF A LINE FROM 67N59W TO 64N60W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
TO 11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW ABSORBED. W OF A LINE FROM 67N57W TO
61N63W AREA OF N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

GALE WARNING

.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW INLAND NEAR 50N65W 997 MB. WITHIN 420 NM S
AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 49N58W 996 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
240 NM W SEMICIRCLE AND FROM 51N TO 55N W OF 54W WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 48N53W 997 MB. WITHIN 360 NM W SEMICIRCLE
AND 240 NM E AND SE OF A FRONT FROM 51N50W TO 44N51W TO 41N54W
WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.

GALE WARNING

.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 52N TO 62N BETWEEN 44W AND 50W AREA OF S
TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 59N49W 1002 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NE AND
240 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. 

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 60N48W 1005 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM NE OF A FRONT
FROM THE LOW TO 58N43W TO 54N39W WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.LOW 58N58W 1008 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 60N55W 1007 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NE QUADRANT
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS ABSORBED BY LOW 59N49N
DESCRIBED IN WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 180 NM E OF
A LINE FROM 59N46W TO 52N40W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE
FROM 60N36W TO 56N39W TO 54N38W AND WITHIN 120 NM E OF A LINE
FROM 54N55W TO 47N50W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG BETWEEN 60N AND A LINE FROM 46N49W
TO 53N35W.

.HIGH 37N58W 1023 MB MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 39N51W 1020 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 31N69W 1022 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 31N70W 1020 MB.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 44N40W 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH E OF AREA.

.FORECASTER REINHART. 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 1800 UTC SUN AUG 30.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MON AUG 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC TUE SEP 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC TROPICAL STORM FRED WELL E OF THE AREA NEAR 14.4N 21.3W
998 MB AT 2100 UTC AUG 30 MOVING NW OR 310 DEG AT 14 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 60 NM E SEMICIRCLE...30 NM SW QUADRANT AND 50 NM NW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE...90
NM SE QUADRANT AND 30 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HURRICANE FRED WELL E OF THE AREA NEAR 16.9N
24.6W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS 85 KT. TROPICAL STORM
FORCE WINDS WITHIN 80 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 60 NM SW QUADRANT.
SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT 60 NM SW
QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRED WELL E OF THE AREA NEAR
19.2N 28.2W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 60 KT GUSTS 75 KT. TROPICAL
STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER EXCEPT 60 NM SW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM OF CENTER...EXCEPT
60 NM SW QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 24 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRED E OF THE AREA NEAR 20.6N
31.7W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT. EXTENDED
OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM FRED OVER FORECAST WATERS NEAR
21.8N 35.5W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION FRED OVER FORECAST WATERS
NEAR 22.8N 39.0W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE
USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE
AND INTENSITY.

ATLC S OF 21N BETWEEN 70W AND 74W
INCLUDING THE ATLC APPROACH
TO WINDWARD PASSAGE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 18N BETWEEN 71W AND 78W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN E SWELL. FROM 12N TO 17N BETWEEN 78W AND
80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN E SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 18N BETWEEN 70W AND 75W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 75W AND 78W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 12N TO 14N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 17N
BETWEEN 73W AND 81W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN E
SWELL.

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

.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.