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FZNT31 KNHC 301502
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1002 AM EST FRI JAN 30 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...FRESH TO STRONG WINDS WILL PREVAIL OFF THE COAST OF
COLOMBIA THROUGH TUE NIGHT INCREASING TO NEAR GALE FORCE DURING
LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. OTHERWISE MODERATE TO
LOCALLY FRESH TRADE WINDS WILL PREVAIL. NW SWELL WILL GRADUALLY
FADE THROUGH SAT ACROSS ATLC WATERS.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...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 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...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.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

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

.TODAY...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...WITHIN 120 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA NE WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WITHIN 120 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA NE WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WITHIN 120 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA NE WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 150 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WITHIN 150 NM OF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA NE WINDS 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

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

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...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...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

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

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL DRIFT E AND GRADUALLY
DISSIPATE ACROSS THE TROPICAL WATERS NE OF HISPANIOLA THROUGH
SUN. A SURFACE RIDGE EXTENDING E ALONG 27N WILL SHIFT SE TONIGHT
AND SAT AS A COLD FRONT OVER THE FAR NW WATERS RACES E TO A
POSITION FROM BERMUDA TO CENTRAL CUBA TONIGHT...FROM 26N65W TO
THE WINDWARD PASSAGE ON SAT LATE.AND THEN LOSES IDENTITY
ACROSS THE TROPICAL WATERS NE OF THE LEEWARDS ON SUN. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS MON...AND EXTEND ACROSS
THE SE WATERS ON TUE NIGHT.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN MIXED NE
AND E SWELL.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO N LATE. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN MIXED N AND SE
SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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

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

.TODAY...E OF FRONT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO
25 TO 30 KT EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT N OF 30N. W OF FRONT...W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING 8 TO 12 FT N OF 28N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT N OF 29N...AND 6 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT N OF
30N. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...W OF 70W...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.


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