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HF Voice Broadcast (Caribbean/SW Atlantic) (Text)



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FZNT31 KNHC 100238
OFFN20

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
938 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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...A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM THE WINDWARD PASSAGE
SW TO ACROSS EASTERN JAMAICA...AND TO JUST N OF CENTRAL PANAMA.
A COLD FRONT HAS JUST ENTERED THE FAR NW CARIBBEAN. THIS FRONT
WILL QUICKLY MOVE SE AND MERGE WITH THE STATIONARY FRONT BY THU.
FRESH TO STRONG WINDS NORTHERLY WINDS WITH BUILDING SEAS CAN BE
EXPECTED ALONG THE COAST OF NICARAGUA THROUGH EARLY THU. WINDS
WILL PULSE TO MINIMAL GALE FORCE NEAR THE COAST OF COLOMBIA
OVERNIGHT ON WED NIGHT AND AGAIN THU NIGHT. 

NW CARIBBEAN W OF 85W

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...NE 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 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. 

CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 85W

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT S OF 18N...AND 4 TO
6 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT S OF 18N...AND
4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...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...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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 

CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 72W

...GALE WARNING WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT WITHIN 90 NM OF 
COAST OF COLOMBIA NE TO E 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST
OF COLOMBIA 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT WITHIN 90 NM OF 
COAST OF COLOMBIA NE TO E 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT S OF 12N BETWEEN
75W AND 77W 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST
OF COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT S OF 13N BETWEEN 75W AND 77W
9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF 
COLOMBIA. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S OF 12N BETWEEN
75W AND 77W.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST
OF COLOMBIA 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 12 FT
WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 

SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 

CARIBBEAN BETWEEN 64W AND 72W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...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 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 

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

.OVERNIGHT...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. 
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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. 
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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 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 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS

.SYNOPSIS....A COLD FRONT EXTENDS FROM NEAR 31N70W SW TO THE 
CENTRAL BAHAMAS AND TO WESTERN CUBA. WINDS TO GALE FORCE
CONTINUE ON EITHER SIDE OF THE COLD FRONT OVER THE NORTHERN
WATERS. THE FRONT WILL REACH FROM NEAR BERMUDA TO THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE BY WED EVENING...AND MERGE WITH A STATIONARY FRONT THAT
EXTENDS FROM NEAR 274N65W TO HISPANIOLA THUT. GALE FORCE WINDS
ARE EXPECTED TO FOLLOW THE FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS N OF 29N
THROUGH WED. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE FAR NW WATERS
EARLY FRI AFTERNOON...REACH FROM NEAR 31N74W TO NW NORTHERN
BAHAMAS AND TO NEAR WEST PALM BEACH EARLY SAT...AND TO OVER THE
FAR SE WATERS SUN. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
AREA BEHIND THIS FRONT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT LATE. 
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 

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

...GALE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT W OF 77W 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT W OF 77W 9
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...EXCEPT W OF
77W 8 TO 11 FT. 
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...EXCEPT W OF 77W
7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT W OF 
77W 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT W OF 77W SW TO W 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT W OF 77W 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT...EXCEPT W OF 77W W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...
EXCEPT W OF 77W 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT W OF
77W 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT W OF 77W NE TO E 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT...EXCEPT W OF 77W 8 TO 10 FT.

BAHAMAS N OF 22N

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 

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

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W OF 70W...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...W
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW... THEN...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

ATLC WATERS S OF 22N W OF 65W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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. 
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

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