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FZNT31 KNHC 010927
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
427 AM EST SUN FEB 1 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...FRESH TO STRONG WINDS WILL PREVAIL OFF THE COAST OF
COLOMBIA THROUGH WED NIGHT INCREASING TO MINIMAL GALE FORCE
DURING LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS THROUGH WED NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE YUCATAN CHANNEL TUE NIGHT WHERE
IT WILL STALL AND THEN DRIFT N LATE WED. LARGE NW SWELL WILL
MOVE INTO TROPICAL N ATLC WATERS AND THROUGH NE CARIBBEAN
PASSAGES MON THROUGH WED.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT S OF 18N...AND E 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT S OF 18N...AND 4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...S OF 18N...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT
S OF 18N...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT S OF 18N...AND NE LESS THAN
10 KT ELSEWHERE. 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM
OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 8 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM
OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND 8 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT WITHIN 90
NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT WITHIN 90
NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.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 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM NEAR 22N65W TO CENTRAL
CUBA ALONG 21.5N WILL DRIFT E-SE AND GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH
TUE. LARGE NW SWELL GENERATED BEHIND THIS FRONT WILL MOVE SE
THROUGH AREA WATERS THROUGH EARLY WED. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS ON MON WITH MINIMAL GALE CONDITIONS N OF
29N NEAR THE FRONT. THIS SECOND FRONT WILL REACH FROM BERMUDA TO
THE SE BAHAMAS LATE MON NIGHT AND THEN STALL AND GRADUALLY
DISSIPATE OVER THE TROPICAL WATERS NE OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS ON
TUE AND WED. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD  WAKE OF THE FRONT.

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

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT W OF 70W...AND
12 TO 15 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO S
10 TO 20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING
SE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT W OF 70W...AND
8 TO 13 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...W OF 70W...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO
30 KT LATE...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT N OF 29N. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15
KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT N OF 29N.
W OF 70W...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT LATE.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. W OF 70W...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 12 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT
LATE.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SE 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 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.


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