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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1032 AM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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...BROAD AND WEAK LOW PRESSURE WITH LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SW CARIBBEAN THROUGH THU.
MODERATE TO FRESH TRADES ARE FORECAST ELSEWHERE THROUGH WED THEN
INCREASING TO STRONG BETWEEN COLOMBIA AND JAMAICA ON WED
NIGHT...WITH THESE WINDS EXPANDING NW OVER THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN
TOWARD CUBA OVER THE WEEKEND. CONVECTION WILL BE LIKELY ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND WESTERN CARIBBEAN LATE THIS WEEK.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN
10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 18N...AND 2 FT OR LESS
ELSEWHERE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 18N...AND 2 FT OR LESS ELSEWHERE.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. S OF 18N...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S OF 18N...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT S OF 18N...AND 3 FT ELSEWHERE.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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.
.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 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 20 KT. SEAS 4 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...EXCEPT 15 TO 25 KT S OF 15N W OF 65W.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 15 TO 25 KT S OF 15N W
OF 65W.SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 15 TO 25 KT S OF 15N W OF
65W.SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 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 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER TROUGH OVER THE REGION AND A SURFACE TROUGH
N OF THE BAHAMAS WILL SUPPORT SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY
ALONG AND NE OF THE BAHAMAS THROUGH LATE THIS WEEK. A WEAK RIDGE
WILL BUILD FROM BERMUDA TO NE FLORIDA ON THROUGH THU. THE RIDGE
WILL SHIFT S ON FRI AND EXTEND E TO W ALONG 29N ON SAT AND SUN.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...W OF 70W...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND SE 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W OF 70W...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LESS
THAN 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W OF 70W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 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 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



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