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FZNT31 KNHC 260211
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
911 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST FOR THE TROPICAL N ATLANTIC
FROM 07N TO 22N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...THE SW N ATLANTIC S OF
31N W OF 65W INCLUDING BAHAMAS...AND THE CARIBBEAN SEA.

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.

SYNOPSIS FOR CARIBBEAN SEA AND TROPICAL N ATLC FROM 07N TO 19N
BETWEEN 55W AND 64W

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM E CUBA TO CENTRAL
HONDURAS WILL DISSIPATE THROUGH EARLY MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E INTO THE NW CARIBBEAN MON EVENING REACHING THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE EARLY TUE. FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL
DEVELOP E OF NICARAGUA ON TUE AND WED. STRONG NE TRADES WILL
CONTINUE TO PULSE OFF THE NW COAST OF COLOMBIA. MODERATE TO FRESH
TRADES ELSEWHERE WILL STRENGTHEN ACROSS THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN ON
THU NIGHT AND FRI.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 18N...AND NE LESS THAN
10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 5 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 5 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

OFFSHORE LEEWARD ISLANDS AND ADJACENT ATLC WATERS FROM 15N TO
19N W OF 55W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

OFFSHORE WINDWARD ISLANDS AND ADJACENT ATLC WATERS FROM 07N TO
15N W OF 55W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT IS BEGINNING TO STALL FROM 27N65W TO NE
CUBA. REMNANTS OF THE FRONT WILL BEGIN TO DRIFT W ON MON. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OFF THE GEORGIA COAST EARLY MON
REACHING FROM 31N72W TO NW CUBA MON LATE..REACH FROM BERMUDA
TO WINDWARD PASSAGE EARLY WED...THEN STALL OVER THE SE PORTION
WED NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL RACE E ACROSS THE AREA ON TUE
NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. A RIDGE WILL EXTEND FROM 31N71W TO
CENTRAL FLORIDA ON THU NIGHT THEN SHIFT E ON FRI AS ANOTHER COLD
FRONT ENTERS THE FAR NW WATERS.

ATLC WATERS FROM 27N TO 31N W OF 77W

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT LATE.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

ATLC WATERS FROM 27N TO 31N BETWEEN 65W AND 77W

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW
LATE. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 KT LATE BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT W OF 70W...AND 7 TO 10 FT
ELSEWHERE.
.MON...W OF 70W...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT NEAR FRONT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7
TO 10 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. W OF 70W...SEAS 11 TO 16
FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 11
TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

ATLC WATERS FROM 22N TO 27N BETWEEN 65W AND THE BAHAMAS

.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W OF 70W...SW WINDS 20 TO 30KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
25 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 55W AND 65W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.


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