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FZNT32 KNHC 010847
OFFN21

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
447 AM EDT MON SEP 1 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...LOW PRES IS DEVELOPING IN SW GULF OF MEXICO AT THE
BASE OF TROPICAL WAVE S OF 24N ALONG 92W. THE LOW MAY DEVELOP
INTO A TROPICAL CYCLONE AS IT MOVES WNW ACROSS THE SW GULF
THROUGH TUE BEFORE IT APPROACHES THE COAST OF MEXICO NEAR
TAMPICO TUE NIGHT OR WED. FRESH TO STRONG SE WINDS WITH BUILDING
SEAS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE W CENTRAL PART OF THE GULF TODAY
BETWEEN THE LOW PRES AND RIDGING ACROSS THE FAR NORTHERN
PORTION.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT E OF 96W...AND 3 TO 6 FT IN W
OF 96W. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT E OF
96W...AND 6 TO 11 FT W OF 96W. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...E OF 94W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
 W OF 94W N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E OF 94W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. W
OF 94W N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...E OF 94W SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. W OF
94W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 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 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


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