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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1028 AM EDT FRI APR 28 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...STRONG SE TO S WINDS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE GULF W OF
87W THIS EVENING THROUGH SUN BETWEEN HIGH PRES IN THE ATLC AND
LOW PRES NEAR TEXAS. STRONG N WINDS WILL FOLLOW A TRAILING COLD
FRONT MOVING OFF THE TEXAS COAST EARLY SUN. WINDS COULD REACH
MINIMAL GALE FORCE OFFSHORE OF TAMPICO AND VERACRUZ SUN NIGHT.
THE FRONT WILL WEAKEN AND WINDS BEHIND IT WILL QUICKLY SUBSIDE
AS IT SLOWLY MOVES TOWARD THE EASTERN GULF MON AND TUE.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S OF 23N W OF 96W NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S OF 21N W OF 95.5W NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



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