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FZNT32 KNHC 240201
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
901 PM EST SUN NOV 23 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...A SQUALL LINE FROM APALACHEE BAY SW TO 26N86W WILL
QUICKLY MOVE E THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. A RAPID MOVING COLD FRONT
WILL EMERGE OFF THE TEXAS COAST LATE TONIGHT AND INTO EARLY MON.
THE COLD FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND REGION TO
THE BAY OF CAMPECHE BY MON EVENING...THEN BRIEFLY STALL OVER THE
SE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. WEAK LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE FRONT OVER THE SW GULF ON TUE. STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDING
EASTWARD IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT WILL PUSH THE FRONT SE OF THE
GULF ON WED AND INDUCE NORTHERLY GALE FORCE WINDS BEHIND THE
FRONT LATE TUE THROUGH EARLY WED. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL ONCE
AGAIN BUILD ACROSS THE GULF WED THROUGH FRI.


GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE NEAR 26N89W EARLY TUE NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...BETWEEN 87W AND 90W...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT EXCEPT 30
TO 35 KT NEAR 26N89W EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. W OF 90W...N WINDS
15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT N 15 TO 20 KT W OF 94W
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT BETWEEN 87W
AND 94W...AND 7 TO 10 FT W OF 94W.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT INTO WED...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT EARLY...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
VERACRUZ...AND NE LESS THAN 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT LATE.
.TUE...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...NW WINDS 10 TO
15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SHIFTING TO W IN LATE. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...W OF 94W...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING N 20
TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. E OF 94W....NW TO N WINDS 15 TO
20 KT BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
7 TO 10 FT LATE.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT EARLY BETWEEN
87W AND 94W DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. W OF
94W...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT N OF 21N LATE.
E OF 94W...SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE W OF 86W EARLY WED...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 35 KT....EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT W OF 86W EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT E OF 84W...AND BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT W OF 84W
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 10 FT N OF 24N.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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