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NWS Forecast

FZNT02 KNHC 300254
HSFAT2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST                                              
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER                                
0430 UTC SAT AUG 30 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SAT AUG 30.                           
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN AUG 31.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON SEP 01.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 22N BETWEEN 71W AND 77W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO
8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS LESS THAN 20 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN TROPICAL WAVE FROM 21N80W TO WEAK LOW PRES 1009 MB AT
12N81W MOVING W 20 KT. FROM 15N TO 18N BETWEEN 71W AND 77W E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 68W AND 72W E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND
NEAR NUMEROUS TSTMS WITHIN FROM 14N TO 18N BETWEEN 74W AND 81W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE FROM 21N86W TO 15N88W. WITHIN 90
NM OF LINE FROM 19N86W TO 15N78W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT. FROM 12N TO 16N BETWEEN 70W AND 76W E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE MOVED W OF AREA. WITHIN 60 NM OF
LINE FROM 18N87W TO 16N84W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
FROM 11.5N TO 16N BETWEEN 71W AND 78W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 8 FT. FROM 15N TO 17N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN E SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 20N87W TO 17N84W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. S OF 15N BETWEEN 68W AND 75W
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. FROM 15N TO 17N BETWEEN
72W AND 80W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN E SWELL.

.GULF OF MEXICO 06 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 23N BETWEEN 88W 
AND 92W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 23N BETWEEN 88W AND 91W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

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


.FORECASTER AGUIRRE. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.