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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
518 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

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 NE OF THE AREA WILL MAINTAIN FRESH TO
STRONG TRADES OVER THE S CENTRAL CARIBBEAN THROUGH THE REMAINDER
OF THE WEEK AND INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. A TROPICAL WAVE OVER
THE FAR EASTERN CARIBBEAN WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE
EASTERN CARIBBEAN THROUGH THIS EVENING...THEN ACROSS THE CENTRAL
CARIBBEAN WED AND WED NIGHT...AND THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN THU AND
THU NIGHT BEFORE MOVING INLAND CENTRAL AMERICA LATE THU NIGHT.
ANOTHER TROPICAL WAVE...POSSIBLY STRONGER...WILL REACH THE
TROPICAL N ATLANTIC LATE FRI NIGHT AND THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN SAT
AND SAT NIGHT.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. 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 5 TO 7 FT S OF 18N...AND
3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...
AND E 10 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 72W AND 80W
...AND 4 TO 6 FT W OF 80W.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND NE TO E 15 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT
BETWEEN 72W AND 80W...AND 4 TO 6 FT W OF 80W.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BETWEEN 72W AND
80W...AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 80W.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BETWEEN
72W AND 80W...AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 80W.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BETWEEN 72W AND
80W... AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 80W.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BETWEEN
72W AND 80W...AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 80W
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BETWEEN 72W AND
80W...AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 80W.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 72W
AND 80W...AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 80W.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 72W AND 80W...AND 10 TO
15 KT W OF 80W. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 72W AND 80W...AND 4 TO 6 FT
W OF 80W.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 72W
AND 80W...AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 80W.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT GULF OF VENEZUELA...AND E 10 TO
20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT GULF OF VENEZUELA...AND E 10 TO 20 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT GULF OF VENEZUELA... AND E
10 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT 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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE EXTENDING FROM 27N65W NW TO 30N81W
WILL CHANGE LITTLE THROUGH THU NIGHT...THEN WILL BE REPLACED BY
STRONGER RIDGING THAT BUILDS WESTWARD NEAR 29N FRI THROUGH SAT
NIGHT. THE NORTHERN PORTION OF A TROPICAL WAVE WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE FAR SOUTHERN WATERS THROUGH EARLY THU...WITH ANOTHER ONE
EXPECTED LATE SAT OVER THE SE PORTION. FRESH TO STRONG WINDS
WILL PULSE OFF THE N COAST OF HISPANIOLA EACH EVENING. ANOTHER
TROPICAL WAVE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS FRI NIGHT
THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS  2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND VARIABLE WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W OF 70W...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS
10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 70W...AND E LESS THAN
10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



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