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FZNT31 KNHC 260919
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
419 AM EST WED NOV 26 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...HIGH PRES N OF THE AREA WILL MAINTAIN FRESH TO
STRONG TRADES FROM THE TROPICAL ATLC TO THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN
TODAY AND TONIGHT BEFORE WINDS DIMINISH THU AS THE HIGH SHIFTS E
AHEAD OF A STRONG COLD FRONT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW
CARIBBEAN THIS MORNING AND REACH FROM W CENTRAL CUBA TO CENTRAL
HONDURAS BY THIS LATE.FOLLOWED BY STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS
AND QUICKLY BUILDING SEAS. THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE SLOWLY SE
THROUGH FRI LATE.REACHING FROM E CUBA TO NE
HONDURAS...WHERE IT WILL STALL AND SLOWLY DISSIPATE OVER THE
WEEKEND. STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS TO 30 KT EXPECTED ACROSS FAR NW
CARIBBEAN BEHIND FRONT THROUGH THU LATE. HIGH PRES TO SHIFT E
AND INTO W ATLC OVER THE WEEKEND...WITH WINDS VEERING TO NE W
HALF AND MODERATE TO FRESH E TRADES E HALF.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT S OF 18N...AND NE LESS THAN 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT S OF 18N...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S OF 18N...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TODAY...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 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...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 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 6 FT.
.SUN 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 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 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 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...RIDGE FROM CENTRAL ATLC TO THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS WILL
SHIFT EASTWARD THROUGH FRI AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT THAT HAS STALLED
ACROSS THE FAR NW WATERS EARLY THIS MORNING. FRONT TO BEGIN TO
MOVE SE THIS MORNING WITH A BRIEF PERIOD OF GALES AHEAD OF THE
FRONT ACROSS N PORTIONS. THE FRONT WILL REACH FROM 31N73W TO W
CENTRAL CUBA ALONG 80W BY THIS LATE.FROM 31N67W TO CENTRAL
CUBA ALONG 78W BY THU LATE.BEFORE STALLING AND WEAKENING
FROM 26.5N65W TO E CUBA FRI LATE.THEN GRADUALLY DISSIPATING
THROUGH SUN.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT N OF 28N
WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT...SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 25 KT BEHIND FRONT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 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...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

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

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

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

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.


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