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FZNT31 KNHC 261519
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1019 AM EST MON JAN 26 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...A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM EASTERN CUBA NEAR
21N78W TO N CENTRAL HONDURAS NEAR 16N85W WILL GRADUALLY
DISSIPATE THROUGH THIS LATE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
THROUGH GULF OF MEXICO TODAY AND CLIP THE WATERS N OF 20N
TONIGHT. FRESH TO STRONG NE TRADES NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA
WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT...THEN RETURN WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT.
FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP E OF NICARAGUA TUE
THROUGH THU AS FRONTAL REMNANTS ACROSS NW CARIB SHIFT SE AND
BECOME REINVIGORATED. OTHERWISE MODERATE TO LOCALLY FRESH TRADES
WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE BASIN.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKENING FRONT HAS BEGUN TO DRIFT NW AS WARM
FRONT...AND EXTENDS FROM 29N65W TO CENTRAL CUBA NEAR 21.5N78W...
WILL DRIFT NW THROUGHOUT THE DAY BEFORE BEING FORCED BACK TOWARDS
THE E AS A STRONG COLD FRONT ENTERING THE NW PORTION THIS MORNING
MOVES SE ACROSS THE AREA. STRONG GALES EXPECTED N PORTIONS WITH
THIS NEW FRONT AS IT REACHES FROM 31N76W TO 28N78W TO 25N81W THIS
LATE.FROM 31N66W TO 28N68W TO 24N71W TO 20N76W BY TUE
MORNING...THEN WEAKEN AND BECOME STATIONARY FROM 31N51W TO 27N63W
TO 20N70W BY LATE TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL RACE E
ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS ON TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. A
RIDGE WILL EXTEND FROM 31N71W TO CENTRAL FLORIDA ON THU NIGHT
THEN SHIFT E ON FRI AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT ENTERS THE FAR NW
WATERS. STRONG N TO NW SWELL WILL BEGIN TO DOMINATE AREA WATERS
WED THROUGH FRI.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W OF 70W...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...SHIFTING TO W 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. W OF 70W...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO
17 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 9 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
10 TO 14 FT LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO E
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.


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