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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 260423
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV 
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 
0430 UTC THU MAY 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS 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 0000 UTC MAY 26 
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 27 
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 28 

.WARNINGS. 

...GALE WARNING... 
.LOW 50N52W 1014 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. WITHIN 360 NM S AND N 
QUADRANTS WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 56N37W 1002 MB. OVER FORECAST WATERS 
WITHIN 300 NM S AND 480 NM W QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 
TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH NEW LOW 61N40W 1007 MB. 
WITHIN 300 NM S AND SW QUADRANTS WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 
FT. 

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST. 

.FROM 60N TO 66N BETWEEN 52W AND 62W AREA OF W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 
30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS TO 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

.FROM 57N TO 61N BETWEEN 35W AND 48W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 
10 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DESCRIBED WITH LOW 56N37W IN 
WARNINGS SECTION ABOVE.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 63N BETWEEN 35W AND 40W WINDS 20 TO 30 
KT. SEAS TO 11 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS DIMINISHED. 

.48 HOUR FORECAST OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF A LINE FROM 44N48W 
TO 54N38W AREA OF N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 9 FT. 

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN AN AREA 
BOUNDED BY 39N54W TO 56N35W TO 58N38W TO 45N60W TO 39N54W. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 48N TO 58N BETWEEN 35W AND 40W 
AND FROM 41N TO 49N BETWEEN 41W AND 60W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVED. 

.HIGH 36N49W 1029 MB MOVING S 10 KT.  
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 32N49W 1025 MB.  
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH S OF AREA. 

.HIGH 32N76W 1025 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 35N66W 1024 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 0000 UTC THU MAY 26.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI MAY 27.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAY 28.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC BROAD TROUGH FROM 21N75W TO 30N67W AND WEAK LOW PRES 
26N68W 1017 MB. WITHIN 180 NM SE QUADRANT OF LOW SE TO S WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM
OF 27N66W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 22N75W TO 31N73W WITH WEAK LOW
PRES NEAR 28N74W 1013 MB. N OF 30N WITHIN 120 NM OF TROUGH NE 
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 23N77W TO 31N75W WITH WEAK LOW
PRES NEAR 28N75W 1014 MB. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS
THAN 8 FT. 

.CARIBBEAN TROPICAL WAVE S OF 18N ALONG 79W. FROM 11N TO 14N
BETWEEN 69W AND 75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 11N TO 17.5N BETWEEN 73W AND 80W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT IN E SWELL. SCATTERED TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM 
OF 11N77W. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL WAVE W OF AREA. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO FROM 20N TO 22N BETWEEN 88W AND 92W NE TO E
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 FROM 20N TO 22N BETWEEN 88W AND 92W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO 30 HOUR FORECAST FROM 26N TO 28N W OF 95W SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST N OF 26N W OF 94W SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
TO 9 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 NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.



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