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NWS Forecast

FZNT02 KNHC 292138
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
2230 UTC FRI APR 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC FRI APR 29.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SAT APR 30.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SUN MAY 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC LOW PRES E OF AREA NEAR 29N33W 1008 MB WITH WEAKENING COLD
FRONT FROM 18N35W TO 16N43W TO 19N53W. N OF 28N E OF 39W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE N OF
26N E OF 42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 26N36W 1011 MB. COLD FRONT
DISSIPATED. N OF 25N E OF 42W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 26N38W 1014 MB. N OF 30N E OF
37W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND NW SWELL.

CARIBBEAN 06 HOUR FORECAST S OF 17.5N BETWEEN 85W AND 88W

INCLUDING THE GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

30 HOUR FORECAST S OF 18.5N BETWEEN 85W AND 87.5W
INCLUDING
THE GULF OF HONDURAS...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN 36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 66.5W AND
70W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 11.5N TO 15N BETWEEN 67W AND 71W SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 22N TO 28N BETWEEN 92W AND 96.5W SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 22N TO 28N W OF 93W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 21N TO 23.5N BETWEEN 87.5W AND 91W E WINDS 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 88.5W AND 96W SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. FROM 20N TO 22N W OF 88.5W SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 20N E OF 93W SE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 91W AND 95W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.
.30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 24N BETWEEN 87.5W AND 91.5W E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 30 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF YUCATAN
PENINSULA BETWEEN 88W AND 89.5W SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 23.5N BETWEEN
82.5W AND 84W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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


.FORECASTER SCHAUER. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.