Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT31 KNHC 200856
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
456 AM EDT MON OCT 20 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...FRESH TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG E TO SE WINDS ARE
EXPECTED ACROSS THE NW CARIBBEAN AND GULF OF HONDURAS TONIGHT
THROUGH WED. OTHERWISE...GENTLE TO MODERATE TRADES WILL PREVAIL
ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN WATERS THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD. A
TROPICAL WAVE WILL ENTER THE TROPICAL N ATLC WATERS W OF 55W ON
TUE...THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN WED...AND THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN THU
AND FRI.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDS FROM NEAR THE BAHAMAS TO
CENTRAL FLORIDA. THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL SLOWLY DISSIPATE AS IT
LIFTS N OF THE AREA THROUGH TUE. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFF THE NE FLORIDA COAST WED...EXTEND FROM NEAR 31N72W TO THE
SEBASTIAN INLET WED NIGHT...FROM NEAR BERMUDA TO JUPITER FLORIDA
THU NIGHT AND ALIGN ALONG 28N BY FRI NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.