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FZNT32 KNHC 010244
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1044 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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 STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 1009 MB LOW PRES
JUST NW OF TAMPA BAY AND MEANDERS W-NW INTO THE NW GULF AND THEN
INTO CENTRAL TEXAS COAST LATE THIS LATE. W PORTIONS OF FRONT
TO LIFT N AND INLAND OVERNIGHT WHILE E HALF REMAINS NEARLY
STATIONARY AND DISSIPATES THROUGH WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE OFF THE TEXAS COAST FRI MORNING AND EXTEND FROM THE
FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO UPPER MEXICAN COAST FRI NIGHT...FROM TAMPA
BAY TO TAMPICO MEXICO SAT LATE...WHERE W PORTIONS OF FRONT
WILL STALL...THEN BEGIN TO LIFT N INTO NW GULF AND TEXAS COAST
ON SUN...WHILE E PORTIONS DRIFT SE ACROSS SE GULF AND INTO
STRAITS OF FLORIDA SUN.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...SE WINDS LESS
THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
VERACRUZ...AND SE 10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 2 FT
LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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