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FZNT31 KNHC 030905
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
505 AM EDT THU SEP 3 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 TRADE WINDS WILL PULSE IN THE S
CENTRAL CARIBBEAN THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD AS WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE ACROSS THE SW N ATLC SHIFTS SLOWLY SE AND WEAKENS. A
TROPICAL WAVE ACROSS THE SW CARIBBEAN WILL MOVE W AND INLAND
ACROSSCENTRAL AMERICA THIS AFTERNOON AND ACROSS THE GULF OF
HONDURAS TONIGHT THROUGH FRI MORNING.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 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 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. S OF 18N...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 3 FT IN
THE MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 18N...AND 2 FT OR LESS ELSEWHERE.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 18N...AND 2 FT OR LESS ELSEWHERE.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT S OF 18N...AND E LESS THAN
10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 18N...AND 2 FT OR LESS
ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 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...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E 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 20 KT. 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 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 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 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 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. 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 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 3 TO 5 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK RIDGE EXTENDS NW TO SE ACROSS CENTRAL
PORTIONS
OF THE AREA TODAY AND WILL MAINTAIN GENTLE TO MODERATE WINDS
ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA. THE RIDGE WILL DRIFT SE AND GRADUALLY
WEAKEN THROUGH SAT...AS A TROUGH SINKS SLOWLY SE INTO THE WATERS
OFF NE FLORIDA...THEN SETTLES ACROSS NW BAHAMAS AND ADJACENT
WATERS TO THE NE SUN THROUGH MON.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND W 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND W 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND W 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W OF 70W...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND SW 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 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.



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