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FZNT31 KNHC 241442
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1042 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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 LOW WILL ALONG THE N COAST OF CUBA WILL DRAG A COLD
FRONT INTO THE NW CARIBBEAN THIS EVENING. THE COLD FRONT WILL
STALL FROM E CUBA TO HONDURAS LATE SAT. A LOW IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP ALONG THE BOUNDARY BETWEEN JAMIACA AND HONDURAS LATE
SAT...THEN MOVE W INTO THE GULF OF HONDURAS SUN THROUGH TUE. A
TROPICAL WAVE IN THE E CARIBBEAN WILL MOVE W ACROSS THE CENTRAL
CARIBBEAN THROUGH SAT...THEN LOSE IDENTITY OVER THE W CARIBBEAN
SUN AND MON. A SECOND TROPICAL WAVE WILL MOVE ACROSS TROPICAL N
ATLC WATERS SAT AND SUN...THEN MOVE INTO THE E CARIBBEAN MON.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S OF 18N...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 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 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE 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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE 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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 29N65W ACROSS BAHAMAS
TO THE FLORIDA KEYS. A LOW WILL RACE NE ALONG THE FRONT TODAY
STRENGTHENING TO A MINIMAL GALE NEAR 26N76W BY THIS EVENING. THE
LOW IS EXPECTED TO WEAKEN NE OF THE AREA LATE SAT WHILE DRAGGING A
COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE BAHAMAS TO EXTEND FROM 31N65W TO NE
CUBA...THEN STALL FROM 28N65W TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE LATE SUN.
REMNANTS OF THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W AND DISSIPATE MON.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 70W...AND NW LESS
THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S FO 29N W OF 70W...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10
KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W OF FRONT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. E OF FRONT...SW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 29N AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 29N.
.SAT NIGHT...W OF 70W...NE WINDS 15 TO 25KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20
KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO NW W OF
FRONT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

...GALE WARNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E OF FRONT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. W OF FRONT...
N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT ATLC EXPOSURES AND 3
TO 4 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT ATLC EXPOSURES AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 70W...AND S LESS
THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO S
10 TO 20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT E OF FRONT AND SHIFTING TO N 20 TO
30 KT W OF FRONT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



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