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FZNT31 KNHC 191450
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1050 AM EDT SAT APR 19 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...HIGH PRES RIDGE N OF THE AREA WILL MAINTAIN FRESH TO
LOCALLY STRONG TRADES NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA WITH MODERATE
TO LOCALLY FRESH TRADES ELSEWHERE THROUGH TODAY. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH SUN AS THE RIDGE RETREATS EASTWARD. A WEAKENING COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW CARIBBEAN SEA WHERE IT WILL STALL
AND DISSIPATE THROUGH TUE.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED 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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE 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 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.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 6 TO 8 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 5 TO 7 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE CENTER AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS TODAY. THE LOW WILL MOVE TO NEAR 31N78W
EARLY ON SUN WITH THE FRONT EXTENDING TO CENTRAL CUBA...THEN
SHIFT N OF THE AREA LATE SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL REACH FROM
31N70W TO NEAR THE WINDWARD PASSAGE MON...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA
TUE. A WEAK PRES PATTERN WILL SET UP ACROSS THE AREA IN THE WAKE
OF THE FRONT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE THE N CENTRAL
AND NE WATERS WED FOLLOWED BY FRESH NW WINDS.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 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.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...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 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.


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