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FZNT32 KNHC 010226
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1026 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 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 WEAK COLD FRONT HAS ENTERED THE N CENTRAL GULF
COASTAL WATERS AND IS EXPECTED TO MEANDER THERE AS A STATIONARY
FRONT THROUGH THE WEEKEND BEFORE LIFTING N OF THE AREA. A TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP EACH NIGHT OVER THE YUCATAN PENINSULA AND MOVE NW
DURING LATE NIGHT THROUGH EARLY MORNING HOURS BEFORE DISSIPATING
OVER THE SW GULF DURING LATE MORNING HOURS. A WEAK RIDGE
DOMINATES THE REMAINDER OF THE GULF AND IS EXPECTED TO BUILD
BACK ACROSS THE AREA BY EARLY NEXT WEEK. A HIGH PRES CENTER WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE RIDGE NE GULF TUE.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S AFTER
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE AFTER
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E 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 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
VERACRUZ...AND NE 10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...SE WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
VERACRUZ...AND NE 10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...SE WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.


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