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FZNT31 KNHC 310216
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
916 PM EST FRI JAN 30 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 WILL PREVAIL OFF THE COAST OF
COLOMBIA THROUGH WED NIGHT INCREASING TO NEAR GALE FORCE DURING
LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. OTHERWISE MODERATE TO
LOCALLY FRESH TRADE WINDS WILL PREVAIL.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...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 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.
.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 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

...GALE WARNING...

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

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 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.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...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.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. 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 6 TO 8 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 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...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 5 TO 7 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 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDS FROM NEAR 31N71W TO SOUTH
FLORIDA. THE FRONT WILL REACH FROM 26N65W TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE
ON SAT...AND THEN LOSE ITS IDENTITY ACROSS THE TROPICAL WATERS NE
OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS ON SUN. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE NW WATERS MON. THIS FRONT WILL STALL FROM 25N65W TO THE N
BAHAMAS ON TUE NIGHT AND DISSIPATE THROUGH WED.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...TO 35 KT N OF 30N E OF 78W. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N OF 30N WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE E OF FRONT SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. W OF FRONT...W WINDS
15 TO 25 KT. W OF 70W...SEAS 7 TO 10 FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT
LATE. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W OF 70W...N WINDS 10 TO 20KT...BECOMING 10 TO
15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF 70W...
AND 11 TO 15 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT W OF 70W...AND 9 TO 14 FT
ELSEWHERE.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W OF 70W...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT TO 35 KT N
OF 30N W OF 74W. E OF 70W...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.


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