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NWS Forecast

FZNT02 KNHC 090938
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 UTC TUE FEB 09 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC TUE FEB 09.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC WED FEB 10.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC THU FEB 11.

.WARNINGS.

ATLC GALE WARNING

.COLD FRONT FROM 31N78W TO 28N81W. WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT SW
TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF LINE
FROM 31N70W TO 25N80W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT. STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N57W TO 20N73W. N OF 30N WITHIN 60
NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N
OF LINE FROM 31N53W TO 22N72W TO 27N80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 8 TO 18 FT IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST NEAR 31N61W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 21N78W. N OF 26N W
OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 31N60W. STATIONARY FRONT
FROM 31N58W TO 20N73W. N OF 30N WITHIN 60 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 19N W OF 50W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N65W TO 20N74W. N OF 27N W
OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST
NEAR 31N70W. DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N58W TO 27N63W.
N OF 29N WITHIN 60 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 22N W OF 55W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL OUTSIDE BAHAMAS. N OF 15N E OF 55W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL.

CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10N TO 13N BETWEEN 74W AND 77W NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 65W AND 72W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10N TO 15N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 65W AND
73W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 12N BETWEEN 73W AND 76W NE WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE S OF 15N BETWEEN 68W AND 80W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO GALE WARNING

.COLD FRONT FROM 27N92W TO 23N90W TO 21N97W. N OF 27N W OF 87W
NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 10
TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF 25N W OF 95W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT SE OF AREA. N OF 27N E OF 90W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. S OF 27N E OF 90W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

ATLC FROM 11N TO 16N BETWEEN 42W AND 55W
AND FROM 21N TO 27N
E OF 40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 19N BETWEEN 47W AND 60W
AND FROM 11N TO
23N E OF 47W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT PRIMARILY IN NE
SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 15N E OF 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

.CARIBBEAN STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 18N77W TO 11N81W. S
OF 17N W OF FRONT TO 84W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 18N77W TO
11N81W. S OF 16N W OF FRONT N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST NEAR 11N83W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 20N74W TO 18N77W
TO11N81W. W OF FRONT TO 83W N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 11N83W.

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


.FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.