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FZNT31 KNHC 272053
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
353 PM EST FRI FEB 27 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...WINDS OFF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA WILL PULSE TO
MINIMAL GALE FORCE DURING THE OVERNIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS
TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. ELSEWHERE FRESH TO STRONG WINDS WILL
PREVAIL FROM THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN EASTWARD THROUGH THE TROPICAL
N ATLC THROUGH SUN NIGHT WITH MODERATE TO FRESH TRADES ACROSS
THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT S OF 18N...AND
3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...S OF 18N...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT S OF 18N...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 18N...AND
4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 18N... AND 4 TO
6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF
THE COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...12 FT NEAR COAST OF
COLOMBIA.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF
THE COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...14 FT NEAR COAST OF
COLOMBIA.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF
THE COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...14 FT NEAR COAST OF
COLOMBIA.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF
THE COAST OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...13 FT NEAR COAST OF
COLOMBIA.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 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.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...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 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...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.

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...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 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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 9 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 31N69W TO 28N74W...THEN
STATIONARY TO THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA WILL EXTEND FROM 31N65W TO
28N75W TO 26N80W BY SAT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT NORTHWARD AND ALIGN
ALONG 27N EARLY SUN BEFORE DISSIPATING LATE SUN. WEAK RIDGE ALONG
 29N/30N LATE SUN SLIPS S TO ALONG 25N MON. NEXT COLD FRONT
ENTERS THE FORECAST AREA MON NIGHT AND EXTENDS FROM 29N65W TO
30N81W TUE. FRONT DISSIPATES WED AS RIDGE BUILDS IN ALONG 31N65W
TO 27N80W.

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SE 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 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT W OF 70W...AND E LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT W OF 70W...AND NE LESS THAN
10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 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 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E
LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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 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.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.


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