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FZNT31 KNHC 311447
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
947 AM EST SAT JAN 31 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...FRESH TO STRONG WINDS WILL PREVAIL OFF THE COAST OF
COLOMBIA THROUGH WED NIGHT INCREASING TO MINIMAL GALE FORCE
DURING LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS THROUGH WED MORNING. A
COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH THE NW CARIBBEAN THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT AND ANOTHER FRONT IS EXPECTED ON MON NIGHT INTO TUE.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

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

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT S OF 18N...AND E 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 18N...AND 4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WITHIN 120 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA E TO E WINDS 30
TO 35 KT AND 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT WITHIN 120 NM
OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 6 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WITHIN 150 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA E TO E WINDS
30 TO 35 KT AND 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT WITHIN
150 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 6 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 150 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA E TO E WINDS
30 TO 35 KT AND 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT WITHIN
150 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WITHIN 180 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA E TO E WINDS
30 TO 35 KT AND 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT WITHIN
180 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

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

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM NEAR 28N65W TO THE
FLORIDA STRAITS WILL RACE E OF THE AREA BY EARLY MON. A SECOND
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS ON MON WITH MINIMAL GALE
CONDITIONS N OF 30N NEAR THE FRONT. THIS SECOND FRONT WILL REACH
FROM BERMUDA TO THE SE BAHAMAS LATE MON NIGHT AND THEN STALL AND
GRADUALLY DISSIPATE OVER THE TROPICAL WATERS NE OF THE LEEWARDS
ISLANDS ON TUE AND WED.

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

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN NE SWELL.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN MIXED NE AND E
SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT
EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT N OF 30N. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT BUILDING 7 TO 11 FT
LATE.
.MON...N OF 30N SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
ELSEWHERE S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W 25 TO
30 KT BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO N 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N OF 30N SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. S OF
30N S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
W OF FRONT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN MIXED SE AND
NW SWELL.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT IN MIXED SE AND NW
SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. BAHAMAS
N OF 22N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW 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 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



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