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FZNT32 KNHC 102032
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
332 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

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 ridge axis will meander from SE Texas to the
Straits of Florida this week, except shifting S to the Yucatan
Peninsula during the middle of the week. A cold front will move
across the N-Central and E Gulf waters on Tue. A second cold
front will move into the N-Central Gulf on Thu, and move E
across the NE Gulf waters on Fri.

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to
3 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt in the morning, becoming variable
winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less, building to 3 ft after
midnight.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Gulf of Mexico from 22N to 26N W of 87W

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt, shifting to S after
midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

SW Gulf of Mexico S of 22N W of 87W

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz,
and NE less than 10 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less,
building to 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to
3 ft in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable
winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW less than
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less, building to 3 ft after
midnight.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.



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