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NWS Forecast

FZNT01 KWBC 020947
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC TUE SEP 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SEP 02
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 03
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 04

.WARNINGS.

GALE WARNING

.LOW 63N36W 989 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN
180 NM NW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 61N30W 1000 MB. WITHIN 480 NM SW
QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

GALE WARNING

.FROM 53N TO 64N BETWEEN 42W AND 53W AREA OF NW WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED IN GALE WARNING NOTED
ABOVE.

GALE WARNING

.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL INLAND 60N75W 984 MB. WITHIN 420 NM
NE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
660 NM E AND 960 NM SE QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH MAIN CENTER 63N59W 991 MB.
WITHIN 240 NM NW AND 300 NM E AND BETWEEN 420 NM AND 1020 NM SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 38N35W 1012 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. WITHIN 180 NM W SEMICIRCLE
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW AND CONDITIONS E OF AREA.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 120 NM OF
43N50W AND 44N66W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 62N W OF 57W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 480 NM NW OF A LINE FROM
60N39W TO 43N49W.

.HIGH 35N55W 1024 MB MOVING SW 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N58W 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.HIGH 32N72W 1021 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N67W 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.HIGH 33N61W 1024 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 48N46W 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 50N35W 1022 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 TUE SEP 02.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED SEP 03.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU SEP 04.

.WARNINGS.

GULF OF MEXICO TROPICAL STORM WARNING

.TROPICAL STORM DOLLY NEAR 22.6N 94.8W 1005 MB AT 0900 UTC SEP
02 MOVING NW OR 305 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT
GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 0 NM W
SEMICIRCLE...70 NM NE QUADRANT AND 100 NM SE QUADRANT.SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 0 NM W SEMICIRCLE...30 NM NE QUADRANT AND
60 NM SE QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE AND 60 NM SW SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM DOLLY NEAR 23.7N 97.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 70 NM NE QUADRANT...100 NM SE QUADRANT...0 NM SW
QUADRANT...AND 60 NM NW QUADRANT. OVER FORECAST WATERS SEAS 12
FT OR GREATER WITHIN 75 NM NE QUADRANT WITH SEAS TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 93.5W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM DOLLY INLAND NEAR 24.1N 98.9W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. OVER FOERCAST WATERS
FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 95W WINDS 20 TO 33 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

48 HOUR FORECAST
STORM DISSIPATED. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

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

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC N OF 28N E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN N
SWELL.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 69W AND 76W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11.5N TO 15N BETWEEN 70W AND 76W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 69W AND 79W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

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


.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.