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FZNT31 KNHC 290831
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
331 AM EST THU JAN 29 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 WINDS NEAR THE COAST OF NICARAGUA
WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT. FRESH TO STRONG WINDS WILL PREVAIL OFF
THE COAST OF COLOMBIA THROUGH MON NIGHT INCREASING TO NEAR
GALE FORCE DURING THE LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS.
FRESH TO STRONG WINDS IN THE WINDWARD PASSAGE WILL PULSE
THROUGH SUN MORNING. OTHERWISE MODERATE TO LOCALLY FRESH
TRADE WINDS WILL PREVAIL...INCREASING TO FRESH TO STRONG
IN THE TROPICAL N ATLC MON NIGHT.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

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

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE 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 5 TO 7 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.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF NICARAGUA...N TO NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST
OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON 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 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 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 4 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 8 FT.
.MON 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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT FROM 25N65W TO THE N CENTRAL
COAST OF THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC WILL MERGE WITH A COLD FRONT
EXTENDING FROM 29N65W TO EASTERN CUBA NEAR 21N75W THIS
AFTERNOON. HIGH PRES OVER THE SE UNITED STATES WILL SLIDE INTO
THE NW WATERS TONIGHT AS THE NEXT COLD FRONT APPROACHES. THAT
FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM 31N72W TO 28N81W FRI AFTERNOON REACHING
FROM 29N65W TO SOUTH FLORIDA BY SAT MORNING THEN WILL STALL
FROM 24N65W TO THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA SAT NIGHT. A THIRD COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS MON. THIS FRONT WILL EXTEND
FROM 31N70W TO CENTRAL FLORIDA MON EVENING.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO N 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W OF 70W...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10
KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W OF 70W...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 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 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.


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