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FZNT32 KNHC 250830
OFFN21

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
330 AM EST SUN JAN 25 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...HIGH PRES CONTINUES TO BUILD IN ACROSS THE BASIN IN
THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT. THE HIGH WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
JUST OFFSHORE OF NE MEXICO THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A NEW COLD FRONT
WILL DROP INTO THE N CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...PUSHING E OF THE
BASIN BY MON EVENING WITH FRESH TO NEAR GALE FORCE WINDS
ASSOCIATED WITH IT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CLIP THE FAR NE GULF
TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES OVER SE GEORGIA WILL SUPPORT MODERATE RETURN
FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT. A WEAKER COLD FRONT WILL IMPACT
THE N CENTRAL AND NE GULF THU AND THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT LATE.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...N WINDS LESS
THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...N WINDS LESS
THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...N WINDS
10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.


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