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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
933 PM EST THU FEB 26 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...WINDS OFF THE COAST OF COLOMBIA WILL PULSE TO
MINIMAL GALE FORCE DURING THE NIGHTS INTO THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. ELSEWHERE MODERATE TO FRESH
TRADES WILL PREVAIL...INCREASING TO FRESH TO STRONG FROM THE
CENTRAL CARIBBEAN EASTWARD THROUGH THE TROPICAL N ATLC TONIGHT
THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 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 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

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

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.OVERNIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E
WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E
WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E
WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

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

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE 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

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

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM 31N72W TO PALM BEACH FLORIDA WILL
REACH FROM 31N71W TO THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA BY FRI AND FROM
31N67W THROUGH THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS TO CENTRAL CUBA FRI NIGHT. THE
FRONT WILL LIFT NORTHWARD AND ALIGN ALONG 27N EARLY SUN BEFORE
DISSIPATING SUN NIGHT. RIDGING WILL EXTEND ALONG 30N MON BEFORE
SHIFTING TO A LINE FROM BERMUDA TO SOUTH FLORIDA BY TUE NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W OF 70W...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W OF 70W...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT W
OF 70W...AND 5 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 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 5 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.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

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

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.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 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



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