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FZNT31 KNHC 262112
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
512 PM EDT SUN APR 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...LARGE NE SWELLS WILL SUBSIDE ACROSS THE TROPICAL
WATERS E OF THE WINDWARD ISLANDS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. FRESH TO
LOCALLY STRONG TRADES WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND MON NIGHT
OFFSHORE OF THE GULF OF HONDURAS. FRESH TRADES WILL PREVAIL
ALONG THE COAST OF COLOMBIA THEN STRENGTHEN ACROSS THE
SOUTHEASTERN AND S CENTRAL CARIBBEAN BY WED. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH THE YUCATAN CHANNEL WED NIGHT AND DISSIPATE FROM
CENTRAL CUBA TO EASTERN HONDURAS THU NIGHT/FRI MORNING.

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

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

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.TONIGHT...S OF 18N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 18N...AND 3 FT
ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 18N...AND
3 TO 4 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

.TONIGHT...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 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 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

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

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.TONIGHT...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 5 TO 7 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI 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...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 20 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 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS...COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO N PART OF AREA EARLY MON.
WRN PART OF FRONT WILL REMAIN ALONG 29N EARLY TUE. THE WRN PART
OF FRONT REACHES 25N74W EARLY TUE. FRONT BREAKS APART BETWEEN
25N74W AND FL. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM 31N79W TO
CENTRAL FLORIDA WED NIGHT AND FROM 31N66W TO CENTRAL CUBA THU
NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W OF 70W...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS
20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT W OF 70W...AND
6 TO 8 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE...W OF 70W...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS
10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W OF 70W...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS
10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.


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