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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1018 PM EDT MON SEP 22 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...A TROPICAL WAVE ALONG 84W WILL EXIT THE WESTERN
CARIBBEAN LATE TUE. A SECOND TROPICAL WAVE ALONG 67W WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN TUE THROUGH WED AND INTO THE
WESTERN CARIBBEAN WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A THIRD TROPICAL
WAVE WILL ENTER THE TROPICAL N ATLC WED...THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN
THU AND REACH THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN FRI NIGHT. MODERATE TO
LOCALLY FRESH TRADES WILL PREVAIL ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH SAT.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.OVERNIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N76W TO JACKSONVILLE
FLORIDA WILL DISSIPATE THROUGH TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF
THE SE GEORGIA COAST TUE AND STALL OVER THE FAR NW WATERS BEFORE
DISSIPATING THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S OVER THE AREA TUE
THROUGH THU WHILE A SURFACE TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE FLORIDA E
COAST.

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

.OVERNIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.



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