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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
348 AM EST SUN JAN 25 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...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM CENTRAL CUBA TO N CENTRAL
HONDURAS WILL STALL AND DISSIPATE THROUGH TONIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE NW CARIBBEAN N OF 20N LATE MON
AFTERNOON AND MON NIGHT. FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL
DEVELOP E OF NICARAGUA ON TUE THROUGH WED. STRONG NE TRADES WILL
CONTINUE TO PULSE OFF THE NW COAST OF COLOMBIA THROUGH MID WEEK.
OTHERWISE MAINLY MODERATE TRADES WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH THE PERIOD.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT TO 25 KT NEAR YUCATAN
CHANNEL EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT TO 8 FT NEAR YUCATAN
CHANNEL EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 18N...AND NE LESS
THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND
5 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TONIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND
5 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND
5 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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.

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

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

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 29N70W TO 27N73W TO 23N79W
WILL WEAKEN AS IT EXTENDS FROM 31N59W TO 27N67W THEN STATIONARY
TO 22N76W LATE TONIGHT BEFORE STALLING AND DISSIPATING NEAR 70W
MON. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS MON REACHING
FROM 31N72W TO CENTRAL CUBA MON EVENING...THEN FROM 31N63W TO THE
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC TUE EVENING. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE
NW PORTION TUE EVENING...EXTENDING FROM BERMUDA TO THE CENTRAL
BAHAMAS WED MORNING...EXITING THE OFFSHORE WATERS BY THU MORNING.
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW THU WITH YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHING THE NW PORTION THU NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT LATE.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING EARLY TODAY...
...GALE WARNING MON AFTERNOON AND MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SW 30 TO 35 KT N
OF 29N EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT W OF 70W...AND 9 TO 14 FT
ELSEWHERE.
.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT W OF 70W... AND 8 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...W OF 70W...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25
TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. W OF 70W...SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 8 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E 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...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW
LATE. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND
S LESS THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.


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