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FZNT31 KNHC 011514
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1014 AM EST SUN MAR 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...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL PERSIST OFF COLOMBIA TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN PULSE TO GALE FORCE EACH NIGHT THROUGH THU. NE
SWELLS WILL PREVAIL OVER THE TROPICAL N ATLC WATERS THROUGH THU.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 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 4 TO 6 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...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...S OF 18N...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS
10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 18N...AND
4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 18N... AND 4 TO
6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.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 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 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 9 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND TONIGHT...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT AND THU NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...E WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE NE TO E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT WITHIN 90 NM
OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 8 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

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

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 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 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 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

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

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

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM 30N65W TO
27N71W WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE TODAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE W ATLC  WAKE OF THE FRONT THROUGH LATE
TODAY...THEN SHIFT EASTWARD AHEAD OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT ENTERING
THE FORECAST AREA MON. THIS NEXT FRONT WILL SHIFT RAPIDLY E
ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS AND E OF THE AREA BY EARLY TUE HIGH
PRESSURE AGAIN BUILDS BEHIND THE FRONT. A THIRD FRONT WILL ENTER
THE NW WATERS THU.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

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

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

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

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. 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 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 8 FT.

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

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



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