Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT32 KNHC 302031
OFFN21

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
431 PM EDT MON MAR 30 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 1026 HIGH PRES CENTER NEAR 28N85W EXTENDS A RIDGE
WESTWARD TO CENTRAL TEXAS. THE HIGH CENTER WILL SHIFT SE TO NEAR
26N84W TUE THROUGH WED...THEN SHIFT BACK N TO THE THE FAR NE
GULF THU WITH THE ASSOCIATED RIDGE WESTWARD OVER THE FAR NORTHERN
WATERS THROUGH FRI. THE HIGH WILL THEN MOVE S AS IT WEAKENS FRI
NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT IN RESPONSE TO A COLD FRONT THAT EMERGES
INTO THE FAR WESTERN GULF. THE FRONT WILL BE FOLLOWED BY STRONG
HIGH PRES. A WEAK TROUGH WILL FORM OFF THE NW YUCATAN PENINSULA
EACH LATE BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SW GULF DURING THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS LESS THAN 10
KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...AND
E 10 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.TONIGHT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT
6 TO 8 FT S OF 23N BETWEEN 84W AND 87W. N OF 25N...E TO SE WINDS 5
TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. N OF
25N...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
N OF 25N... SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. N OF 25N...
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. N OF
25N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. N OF 25N...
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S OF 25N....E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. N OF
25N...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S OF 25N...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. N OF 25N...SE WINDS 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. N OF
25N... SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. N OF
25N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.