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FZNT31 KNHC 072122
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
422 PM EST SUN FEB 7 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...A COLD FRONT FROM EASTERN CUBA TO NE HONDURAS WILL
MOVE SE AND STALL FROM THE WINDWARD PASSAGE TO THE COAST OF
NICARAGUA BY TONIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY DISSIPATE THROUGH MID
WEEK. FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL FOLLOW THE
FRONT...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS OFFSHORE OF NICARAGUA TUE
THROUGH WED. WINDS WILL ALSO PULSE TO NEAR GALE FORCE NEAR THE
COAST OF COLOMBIA BY MID WEEK.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT NEAR THE
COAS OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT NEAR THE
COAS OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT....EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT NEAR THE
COAS OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 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 4 TO 6 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 8 FT.
.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 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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 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 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 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 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS....A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 31N72W TO EASTERN CUBA
WILL STALL FROM 26N65W TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE BY LATE MON.
WINDS WILL INCREASE TO STORM FORCE OVER THE WATERS BETWEEN NE
FLORIDA AND BERMUDA TONIGHT. A SECOND FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE NE
FLORIDA COAST MON...REACHING FROM BERMUDA TO CENTRAL CUBA BY LATE
TUE...THEN MERGING WITH THE STALLED FRONT AND SHIFTING EAST OF THE
AREA THROUGH MID WEEK. GALE FORCE WINDS ARE FORECAST N OF 27N
BEHIND THE SECOND FRONT.

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

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT... SUBSIDING TO
8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT... BUILDING TO
11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT W OF 70W...AND SW 30 TO 40 KT
ELSEWHERE. W OF 70W...SEAS 13 TO 18 FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 27 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 12 TO 17 FT... BUILDING TO 16 TO 21 FT LATE.
.MON...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W OF 70W...SEAS 17 TO 27 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18
FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT W OF 70W...AND SW 15 TO 25 KT
ELSEWHERE. W OF 70W...SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 15 TO
20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 17 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT W OF 70W...AND SW 20 TO 30 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT W OF 70W...AND 11 TO 16 FT
ELSEWHERE.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...
THEN...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N 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 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT W OF 70W...AND 8
TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W OF 70W...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT...SHIFTING TO S...THEN...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE...
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT W OF 70W...AND SW 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 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...SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE 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.

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

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


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