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FZNT32 KNHC 012116
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
416 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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 IN SE TEXAS WILL MOVE OFF THE TEXAS
COAST THIS LATE AND REACH FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND TO THE
BAY OF CAMPECHE AROUND SUNRISE MON. THE EASTERN SEGMENT OF THIS
COLD FRONT WILL RACE SE THROUGH THE FLORIDA STRAITS MON NIGHT
WHILE LEAVING A NW TO SE ORIENTED REMNANT TROUGH OVER THE SW GULF
WATERS ON MON NIGHT AND TUE. THIS TROUGH WILL LIFT NE ON TUE NIGHT
WITH A SURFACE LOW PRES DEVELOPING NEAR 24N96W AROUND SUNRISE ON
WED. THE LOW WILL MOVE NE PASSING S OF THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA ON
WED NIGHT AND INLAND NEAR CEDAR KEY FLORIDA THU...WHILE DRAGGING A
COLD FRONT THROUGH THE FLORIDA STRAITS THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S OF 23N W OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT
BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30
KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT LATE.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N OF 21N W OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S OF 21N W OF 95W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7
TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S OF 21N W OF 95W...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 10 TO
15 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.



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