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FZNT31 KNHC 262038
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
438 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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...LOW PRES N OF THE CARIBBEAN WILL MAINTAIN A LIGHT
WIND REGIME ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN THROUGH TUE. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD N OF THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN TUE NIGHT...LEADING TO AN
INCREASE IN TRADES ACROSS MOST OF THE CARIBBEAN.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 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.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...S OF 18N...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE
WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT S OF 18N...AND E 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S OF 18N...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...E
WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT S OF 18N...AND E 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND NE LESS THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...
AND NE LESS THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND NE LESS THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...
AND E LESS THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. 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 4 TO 6 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT GULF OF VENEZUELA...AND E LESS
THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...E
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT GULF OF VENEZUELA...AND E LESS
THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI 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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG HIGH PRES OVER THE W ATLC AND LOW PRES NEAR
23N69W 1009 MB WILL TEAM UP TO GENERATE GALE FORCE NE TO E WINDS
N OF THE LOW. GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE NE ZONES
THROUGH AT LEAST TUE AS THE LOW TRACKS N THEN NE...EXITING THE
AREA EARLY TUE AS WEAK HIGH PRES SETTLES IN OVER THE AREA THROUGH
THU. LARGE N SWELL WILL LINGER IN THE E PORTION OF THE AREA N OF
22N BEFORE MOVING E OF THE AREA WED NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT W OF 70W...AND E 25 TO 35 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT W OF 70W...AND 10 TO 15 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT W OF 70W...AND NE 30 TO 40 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT W OF 70W...AND 11 TO 16 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT W OF 70W...AND NE 25 TO 35 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF 70W...AND 11 TO 16 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT W OF 70W...AND N 15 TO 25 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT W OF 70W...AND 11 TO 16 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT N OF 25N AND E OF 70W.
ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N OF 26N AND W OF 69W...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...SHIFTING TO
NW 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



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