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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
358 AM EST MON JAN 26 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 STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM EASTERN CUBA NEAR
21N78W TO N CENTRAL HONDURAS NEAR 16N86W WILL DISSIPATE THROUGH
THE MORNING HOURS. A COLD FRONT WILL CLIP THE WATERS N OF 20N
TONIGHT. FRESH TO STRONG NE TRADES NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA WILL
DIMINISH TONIGHT...THEN RETURN WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT. FRESH
TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP E OF NICARAGUA TUE THROUGH
THU MORNING. OTHERWISE MODERATE TO LOCALLY FRESH TRADES WILL
PREVAIL ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE BASIN.

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...S OF 18N...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...N
WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 90
NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 10 FT
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT
8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT
WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT
8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.FRI 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
8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

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

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 5 TO 7 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.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI 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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI 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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
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 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 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT FROM 27N65W TO EASTERN
CUBA NEAR 22N77W WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE THROUGH THROUGH THE DAY.
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NW PORTION BY LATE THIS MORNING
REACHING FROM 31N76W TO 28N78W TO 25N81W EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...
FROM 31N66W TO 28N68W TO 24N71W TO 20N76W BY TUE MORNING...THEN
WEAKENING AND BECOMING STATIONARY FROM 31N51W TO 27N63W TO 20N70W
BY LATE TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL RACE E ACROSS THE
NORTHERN WATERS ON TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. A RIDGE WILL
EXTEND FROM 31N71W TO CENTRAL FLORIDA ON THU NIGHT THEN SHIFT
E ON FRI AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT ENTERS THE FAR NW WATERS.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W OF 70W...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25
TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT SW TO W 25 TO 35 KT N OF
28N. W OF 70W...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT N OF 29N.
SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...W OF 70W...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

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

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.


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