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FZNT23 KNHC 300318
OFFNT3

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE SW AND TROPICAL N ATLANTIC AND
CARIBBEAN SEA
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST 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.

AMZ001-301530-
SYNOPSIS FOR CARIBBEAN SEA AND TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO
19N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HURRICANE MATTHEW NEAR 14.1N 68.8W 983 MB AT 11 PM
EDT MOVING W AT 12 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS
85 KT. MATTHEW WILL MOVE TO 14.0N 70.4W FRI MORNING...TO 13.9N
72.0W FRI EVENING...TO 13.8N 73.0W SAT MORNING...THEN TO 14.1N
74.0W SAT EVENING AS IT BEGINS A TURN TO THE NW AND N...
APPROACHING E CUBA AND THE WINDWARD PASSAGE MON AFTERNOON...MOVING
N OF THE AREA TUE.

$$

AMZ011-301530-
CARIBBEAN N OF 18N W OF 85W INCLUDING YUCATAN BASIN-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

AMZ013-301530-
CARIBBEAN N OF 18N BETWEEN 76W AND 85W INCLUDING CAYMAN BASIN-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT BETWEEN CUBA AND
JAMAICA...AND 4 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT BETWEEN CUBA AND
JAMAICA...AND 6 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT BETWEEN CUBA AND
JAMAICA...AND 7 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT BETWEEN CUBA AND
JAMAICA...AND 7 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.SUN NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 

$$

AMZ015-301530-
CARIBBEAN APPROACHES TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE TO E WINDS
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.SUN NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 

$$

AMZ017-301530-
GULF OF HONDURAS-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 17N W OF 87W...AND NE
TO E 10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 17N W OF 87W...AND N
TO NE 10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 17N W OF 87W... AND N TO NE
10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 17N W OF 87W...AND NW 10 TO
15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 17N W OF 87W...AND NW
TO N 10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

$$

AMZ019-301530-
CARIBBEAN FROM 15N TO 18N BETWEEN 80W AND 85W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

AMZ021-301530-
CARIBBEAN FROM 15N TO 18N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE WINDS 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. 
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 20 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE TO E WINDS
40 TO 45 KT. SEAS 19 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.SAT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE WINDS 40 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 18 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE TO E WINDS 45 TO
50 KT...BECOMING NE 60 TO 65 KT LATE. SEAS 20 TO
23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SUN...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.SUN NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 

$$

AMZ023-301530-
CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 64W AND 72W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS. NE TO E WINDS 50 TO
55 KT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. E WINDS 45 TO 55 KT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. E WINDS 40 TO
50 KT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E WINDS 25 TO
30 KT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 

$$

AMZ025-301530-
OFFSHORE WATERS LEEWARD ISLANDS-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

$$

AMZ027-301530-
TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 15N TO 19N BETWEEN 55W AND 60W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

$$

AMZ029-301530-
W CENTRAL CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 80W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT WITHIN
60 NM OF COAST OF NICARAGUA...AND 9 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST
OF NICARAGUA...AND 12 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF NICARAGUA...AND 12 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SUN...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF NICARAGUA...AND 11 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT WITHIN 60 NM
OF COAST OF NICARAGUA...AND 10 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF NICARAGUA...AND 9 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF NICARAGUA...AND 7 TO 8 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 

$$

AMZ031-301530-
CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W INCLUDING COLOMBIA
BASIN-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. 
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST
OF COLOMBIA...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 30 TO
35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 40 TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
19 TO 22 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 20 TO 24 FT
ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 60 TO 70 KT. SEAS 26 TO 27 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...SW TO W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 20 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 65 TO 75 KT. SEAS 26 TO 27 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. WITHIN 90 NM OF
COAST OF COLOMBIA...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO
17 FT. ELSEWHERE...NW TO N WINDS 65 TO 80 KT. SEAS 22 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SUN...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...SW WINDS 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. ELSEWHERE...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 

$$

AMZ033-301530-
CARIBBEAN S OF 15N BETWEEN 64W AND 72W INCLUDING VENEZUELA BASIN-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS. GULF OF VENEZUELA...NW WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 60 TO 70KT.
SEAS 28 TO 29 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. 
.FRI...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. GULF OF VENEZUELA... SW
WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS
60 TO 70 KT. SEAS 26 TO 29 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. GULF OF
VENEZUELA...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 60 TO 70 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. GULF OF VENEZUELA...E
WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS 40 TO 45 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT GULF
OF VENEZUELA...AND 10 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. GULF OF
VENEZUELA...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ELSEWHERE...E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.SUN NIGHT...GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 FT. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.MON...GULF OF VENEZUELA...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N
TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 FT GULF OF VENEZUELA... AND 7 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.MON NIGHT...GULF OF VENEZUELA...N TO NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 5 KT GULF OF VENEZUELA... AND SE 15 TO
20 KT ELSEWHERE. GULF OF VENEZUELA...SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 6 FT. 

$$

AMZ035-301530-
OFFSHORE WATERS WINDWARD ISLANDS INCLUDING TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

$$

AMZ037-301530-
TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 15N BETWEEN 55W AND 60W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

$$

AMZ039-301530-
SW CARIBBEAN S OF 11N INCLUDING APPROACHES TO PANAMA CANAL-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT S OF 10N...AND 5 TO 7 FT
ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT S OF
10N...AND 11 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.MON...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 

$$

AMZ101-301530-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLANTIC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HURRICANE MATTHEW NEAR 14.1N 68.8W 983 MB AT 11 PM
EDT MOVING W AT 12 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 70 KT GUSTS
85 KT. MATTHEW IS FORECAST TO APPROACH THE SOUTHERN WATERS EARLY
NEXT WEEK. HOWEVER...WINDS AND SEAS ARE INCREASING ACROSS THE SE
WATERS WELL BEFORE THAT DUE TO A TIGHT PRES GRADIENT N OF
MATTHEW. OTHERWISE...HIGH PRES RIDGING WILL PREVAIL N OF 22N
TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E FROM N FLORIDA FRI...THEN
STALL JUST OFFSHORE AND WEAKEN THROUGH SAT. 

$$

AMZ111-301530-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N W OF 77W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE TO E WINDS 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 

$$

AMZ113-301530-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E TO SE WINDS 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 

$$

AMZ115-301530-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N BETWEEN 65W AND 70W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

$$

AMZ117-301530-
BAHAMAS INCLUDING CAY SAL BANK-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT ATLC
EXPOSURES...AND 3 TO 4 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT ATLC EXPOSURES...AND 4 FT
ELSEWHERE. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT ATLC
EXPOSURES...AND 4 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT ATLC EXPOSURES...AND
4 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT ATLC
EXPOSURES...AND 4 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT ATLC
EXPOSURES...AND 4 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT ATLC EXPOSURES...AND
4 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.TUE...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 

$$

AMZ119-301530-
ATLANTIC FROM 22N TO 27N E OF BAHAMAS TO 70W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT N OF
25N...AND 9 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E TO SE WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.TUE...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 

$$

AMZ121-301530-
ATLANTIC FROM 22N TO 27N BETWEEN 65W AND 70W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

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AMZ123-301530-
ATLANTIC S OF 22N W OF 70W INCLUDING APPROACHES TO THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.MON NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 
.TUE...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. 

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AMZ125-301530-
ATLANTIC S OF 22N BETWEEN 65W AND 70W INCLUDING PUERTO RICO
TRENCH-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

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AMZ127-301530-
ATLANTIC FROM 19N TO 22N BETWEEN 55W AND 65W-
1118 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

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FORECASTER JL/GR