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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1114 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 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 WILL ENTER THE TROPICAL N ATLC W OF
55W ON WED...THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN THU...THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN
FRI...AND THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN SAT NIGHT. FRESH TO STRONG TRADE
WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN WITH GENTLE TO
MODERATE TRADES ELSEWHERE...EXCEPT FOR A FRESH TO STRONG BREEZE
 GULF OF HONDURAS WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITHIN
90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 5 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...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 LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...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

.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 AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...STATIONARY FRONT FROM 31N79W TO N FLORIDA. A LOW WILL
MOVE NEAR 31N76W WITH COLD FRONT FROM LOW TO CENTRAL FLORIDA
TONIGHT...THEN FROM 31N69W TO 27N77W TO VERO BEACH FLORIDA WED
NIGHT...FROM 30N65W TO THE N BAHAMAS THU NIGHT WHERE IT WILL
STALL AND DISSIPATE FRI NIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE
NW WATERS SAT AND WILL EXTEND FROM 31N75W TO CENTRAL FLORIDA SAT
NIGHT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.


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