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FZNT31 KNHC 272135
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
535 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 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 COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NW CARIBBEAN THIS
TONIGHT...REACH FROM THE WINDWARD PASSAGE TO THE E GULF OF
HONDURAS ON SAT...THEN BECOME DIFFUSE FROM HISPANIOLA TO NE
NICARAGUA ON SUN NIGHT AND MON. FRESH TRADES WILL PERSIST ALONG
THE COAST OF COLOMBIA DURING THE PERIOD INCREASING TO STRONG
DURING LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. MODERATE TRADES
RESUME ACROSS THE AREA BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...S OF 18N...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 18N...AND 2 FT OR LESS ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 18N...AND NE LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 18N...AND 2 FT OR LESS ELSEWHERE.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 8 FT
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 90
NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 10 FT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.SAT NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...E WINDS 15 TO
25 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA BUILDING
TO 8 TO 10 FT LATE...AND 4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 9 FT
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 9 FT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT....EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 60
NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT WITHIN
60 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 9 FT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 9 FT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN
75 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 9 FT
WITHIN 75 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED 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 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 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 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE SE GEORGIA AND NE
FLORIDA COASTS EARLY TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL THEN REACH FROM NEAR
BERMUDA TO EASTERN CUBA SAT...FROM NEAR 27N65W TO THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE EARLY ON SUN...THEN STALL AND GRADUALLY DISSIPATE ACROSS
THE NORTHERN TROPICAL WATERS MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A WEAKER COLD
FRONT WILL QUICKLY MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS FROM MON NIGHT
THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A RIDGE WILL THEN SET UP ALONG 31N TUE NIGHT
THROUGH WED NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W OF 70W...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



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