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FZNT31 KNHC 062113
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
413 PM EST FRI MAR 6 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...PERSISTENT STRONG RIDGING N OF THE AREA WILL KEEP
WINDS AT OR NEAR GALE FORCE OFF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA THROUGH
WED NIGHT. FRESH TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG TRADE WINDS WITH
ASSOCIATED SWELL WILL PERSIST OVER THE TROPICAL N ATLC THROUGH
WED NIGHT.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...S OF 18N...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT
S OF 18N...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...S OF 18N...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT
 LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT S OF 18N...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 18N...AND
3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 18N... AND 3 TO
5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

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

.TONIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO 35
KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 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 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...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 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 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 9 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDS FROM 31N72W TO SEBASTIAN INLET
FLORIDA. THE FRONT WILL LIE FROM 31N67W TO THE NORTHERN BAHAMAS
SAT AND STALL ALONG 27N SUN BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER E WATERS AND
LIFTING N THROUGH W WATERS MON. A RIDGE WILL BUILD 30N TUE...WITH
HIGH PRES MOVING INTO NE WATERS WED.

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT W OF 70W...
AND 4 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 70W...AND NE LESS THAN
10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 70W...AND NE LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

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

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

.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 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 15 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 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 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 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.


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