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FZNT31 KNHC 192049
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
449 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

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...HIGH PRES RIDGE N OF THE AREA WILL MAINTAIN FRESH TO
LOCALLY STRONG TRADES NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA WITH MODERATE
TO LOCALLY FRESH TRADES ELSEWHERE THROUGH SUN. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
SUN AS THE RIDGE RETREATS EASTWARD. MODERATE TO LOCALLY FRESH
TRADES WILL THEN PREVAIL THROUGH NEXT WEEK...EXCEPT GENTLE TO
MODERATE IN THE NW CARIBBEAN.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TONIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING
TO 9 TO 11 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 90
NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 7 TO 9 FT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 7 TO 9 FT WITHIN 90 NM
OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.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.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...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 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E 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 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 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU 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 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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...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...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 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...1011 MB LOW PRES NEAR JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA EXTENDS A
COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS FROM 31N80W TO 28N81W WITH A SQUALL
LINE LOCATED ABOUT 180 NM AHEAD OF THE FRONT. THE LOW WILL REACH
31N78W WITH AN OCCLUDED FRONT WRAPPING AROUND THE LOW EXTENDING S
THROUGH THE BAHAMAS TO CENTRAL CUBA EARLY SUN...THEN FROM 31N73W
TO THE TURKS AND CAICOS MON MORNING...SHIFTING E OF THE AREA TUE.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CLIP ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS WED AND THU.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW BEHIND FRONT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.



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