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NOAA>NWS>NCEP>OPC>Marine>Atlantic>High Seas>North Atlantic High Seas Forecast

North Atlantic High Seas Forecast

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FZNT01 KWBC 281618
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV 
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 
1630 UTC SAT MAY 28 2016 

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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS 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 VOS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE). 

SECURITE 

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC MAY 28 
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 29 
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 30 

.WARNINGS. 

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO NEAR 30.3N 78.5W 1009 MB AT 1500 UTC
MAY 28 MOVING NW OR 310 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30
KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 31.3N 79.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS 
WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE...40 NM SE AND 0 NM SW QUADRANTS. SEAS 
TO 12 FT WITHIN 60 NM NE QUADRANT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 32.4N 80.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 40 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...60 NM NE QUADRANT AND 0 NM SW
QUADRANT. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM E AND 30 NM W 
SEMICIRCLES WITH SEAS TO 15 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO INLAND NEAR 33.0N
79.7W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT OR
GREATER WITHIN 60 NM E AND S QUADRANTS WITH SEAS TO 13 FT.
.72 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL TWO NEAR 33.6N 78.0W. MAXIMUM 
SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT GUSTS 40 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL TWO NEAR 34.4N 76.8W. MAXIMUM 
SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST POST-TROPICAL TWO NEAR 34.9N 75.8W. MAXIMUM 
SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT.

...STORM WARNING...
.LOW INLAND 48N61W 1014 MB MOVING SE 30 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS 
WITHIN 600 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 
8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 44N47W 1004 MB. WITHIN 300 NM S AND SW 
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 37N 
TO 48N BETWEEN 42W AND 57W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 42N39W 988 MB. WITHIN 300 NM W AND SW 
SEMICIRCLES WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 
31N TO 48N BETWEEN 35W AND 50W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18 
FT...HIGHEST W OF THE LOW CENTER.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST. 

.FROM 41N TO 53N BETWEEN 35W AND 40W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 
11 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 48N TO 53N BETWEEN 35W AND 37W WINDS TO 
25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 50N TO 58N BETWEEN 35W AND 38W WINDS TO 
25 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.

.LOW 61N40W 1008 MB MOVING NE 05 KT. WITHIN 300 NM W QUADRANT 
WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 63N38W 1010 MB. WINDS LESS THAN 25 KT. 
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED AND CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 120 NM OF 
45N58W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 120 NM OF 41N70W. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG WITHIN 240 NM OF 42N67W. 

.HIGH 51N49W 1025 MB MOVING NE 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 53N46W 1021 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 54N44W 1023 MB.

.HIGH 58N59W 1022 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 35N64W 1026 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N63W 1026 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 34N63W 1025 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 44N55W 1028 MB. 

.FORECASTER COLLINS. 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 1200 UTC SAT MAY 28.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC SUN MAY 29.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MON MAY 30.

.WARNINGS.

..TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO NEAR 30.3N 78.5W 1009 MB AT 1500 UTC
MAY 28 MOVING NW OR 310 DEG AT 11 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30
KT GUSTS 40 KT. OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 30N WITHIN 120 NM NE
SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 31.3N 79.5W.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE
WINDS WITHIN 60 NM N SEMICIRCLE...40 NM SE AND 0 NM SW
QUADRANTS. SEAS TO 12 FT WITHIN 60 NM NE QUADRANT. ELSEWHERE
OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 90 NM S SEMICIRCLE WINDS 20 TO 33
KT. SEAS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM TWO NEAR 32.4N 80.3W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WITHIN 40 NM NW AND SE QUADRANTS...60 NM NE QUADRANT AND 0 NM SW
QUADRANT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS N OF AREA. OVER FORECAST
WATERS 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.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 25N TO 27N BETWEEN 93W AND 97W E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.06 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 88W AND 92W N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 20N TO 22N BETWEEN 89.5W AND 91.5W N TO
NE 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 STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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