FZNT01 KWBC 250953
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 UTC SUN FEB 25 2018

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.
ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT
VOSOPS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

PAN PAN

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC FEB 25
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 26
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 27

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...
.RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW 44N45W 983 MB MOVING SE 20 KT. WITHIN
300 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 33N TO 47N BETWEEN 39W AND 61W AND FROM 47N TO
50N W OF 48W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 TO 17
FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N42W 976 MB. WITHIN 90 NM NW AND 120 NM
SW QUADRANTS WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 31 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N35W 962 MB. BETWEEN 90 NM AND 300 NM W
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS 26 TO 48 FT. ALSO FROM 31N TO
48N BETWEEN 35W AND 48W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 34 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 31N TO 50N BETWEEN 35W AND 52W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 24 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 38N32W 968 MB. OVER FORECAST
WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 31N40W TO 41N42W TO 50N37W WINDS 40 TO
55 KT. SEAS 23 TO 46 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF A LINE FROM 31N47W TO
47N45W TO 56N40W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 26 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA 55N30W 992 MB. OVER FORECAST
WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 50N46W TO 57N39W TO 63N37W WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 17 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.15 HOUR FORECAST FROM 40N TO 43N BETWEEN 64W AND 70W WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 42N66W 1011 MB. WITHIN 240 NM E AND SE
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN
300 NM E AND NE AND 480 NM S QUADRANTS AND 120 NM W SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 46N58W 1001 MB. WITHIN 240 NM SW AND 300
NM E AND SE QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS TO 8 TO 15 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 32N TO 48N BETWEEN 50W AND 75W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY OVER ICE FREE WATERS W OF A
LINE FROM 60N41W TO 54N51W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 58N
BETWEEN 42W AND 50W AND W OF A LINE FROM 58N57W TO 56N53W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE
FROM 57N53W TO 54N50W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 62N42W 994 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. WITHIN 180 NM SE
SEMICIRCLE AND 660 NM SW QUADRANT WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE
FREE WATERS 8 TO 17 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
DIMINISHED.

.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 180 NM E OF A LINE FROM 62N61W TO
53N56W AREA OF S TO SE WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 35N56W 1024 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 33N50W 1018 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 56N45W 1026 MB.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. 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 SUN FEB 25.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MON FEB 26.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC TUE FEB 27.

.WARNINGS.

...ATLANTIC GALE WARNING...
.E OF LINE FROM 31N49W TO 24N44W TO 22N37W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT IN NW SWELL. ELSEWHERE E OF LINE FROM 31N56W TO
21N49W TO 19N40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL. S OF 14N BETWEEN 46W AND 60W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.12 HOUR FORECAST NEW COLD FRONT JUST N OF AREA. N OF 29N E OF
49W SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE E OF
LINE FROM 31N55W TO 24N55W TO 17N45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 15 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N42W TO 29N49W TO 28N57W. N
OF 30N E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 27N E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10
TO 14 FT. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 50W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA E OF LINE FROM 31N55W TO
22N55W TO 16N45W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT IN NW TO
N SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 31N35W TO 27N45W TO 28N54W. N
OF 28N E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF 26N E OF FRONT SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10
TO 15 FT. N OF 29N W OF FRONT TO 43W NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
15 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF FRONT TO 49W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA E OF LINE FROM 31N55W TO
22N56W TO 16N50W TO 14N40W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT
IN NW TO N SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 22N35W TO 21N44W TO 24N54W. N
OF 29N E OF 39W NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 25 TO 32 FT.
ELSEWHERE E OF LINE FROM 31N45W TO 24N40W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 18 TO 28 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA E OF LINE FROM 31N57W TO
23N53W TO 16N59W TO 08N47W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 20 FT
IN NW TO N SWELL...HIGHEST NE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC S OF 21N BETWEEN 71W AND 74W...INCLUDING APPROACH TO
WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. ELSEWHERE
S OF 24N BETWEEN 61W AND 74W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
IN NE SWELL OUTSIDE BAHAMAS.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.CARIBBEAN FROM 10.5N TO 14N BETWEEN 73W AND 78W NE WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. N OF 17N BETWEEN 70W AND 74W AND N OF
18.5N E OF 76W...INCLUDING WINDWARD PASSAGE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 10N TO 16N BETWEEN 75W AND 81W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 10.5N TO 13N BETWEEN 73W AND 77W NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

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

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.FORECASTER LATTO. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.