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HF Voice Broadcast (Gulf of Mexico)



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FZNT32 KNHC 231352
OFFN21

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
952 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

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 THE GULF OF MEXICO

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM 29N91W TO 26N97W WILL STALL OVER
THE N CENTRAL GULF TONIGHT. A LATE SEASON COLD FRONT WILL ENTER
THE NW GULF EARLY WED...REACH FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO THE
SW GULF EARLY THU...THEN STALL FROM THE FLORIDA STRAITS TO NEAR
THE YUCATAN PENINSULA BY FRI AS WEAK HIGH PRES MOVES E OVER THE
N GULF. NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE JUST SE OF BOTH
FRONTS. 

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

GULF OF MEXICO FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

SW GULF OF MEXICO S OF 22N W OF 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST
OF VERACRUZ...AND SE 10 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...SE WINDS LESS
THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT...SHIFTING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS
10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...NE WINDS 10 TO
15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ELSEWHERE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.