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FZNT32 KNHC 220914
OFFN21

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
514 AM EDT WED OCT 22 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...AT 0900 UTC...TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE WAS CENTERED
NEAR 19.4N 92.3W MOVING E OR 90 DEGREES AT 5 KT. MINIMUM SEA
LEVEL PRESSURE WAS 1000 MB. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS WERE 30 KT
GUSTING TO 40 KT. TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE IS FORECAST TO REACH
TROPICAL STORM INTENSITY TODAY...THEN MOVE INLAND OF THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA TONIGHT. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDS FROM CENTRAL
FLORIDA TO S TEXAS. THE FRONT WILL SINK S WED AND BECOME NEARLY
STATIONARY FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE SW GULF THU...THEN DRIFT S AND
REACH FROM SE FLORIDA TO NEAR 24N E OF 90W THU NIGHT THEN MOVE S
AND ACROSS THE YUCATAN CHANNEL FRI THROUGH SAT...WHERE IT WILL
STALL.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF VERACRUZ...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF VERACRUZ...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST
OF VERACRUZ...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 30 TO
40 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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