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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
949 PM EST SAT NOV 22 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...SOUTHERLY RETURN FLOW PREVAILS OVER THE NORTHERN
GULF AHEAD OF A PRE-FRONTAL TROUGH THAT WILL SHIFT OFF THE TEXAS
COAST TONIGHT. A RAPIDLY MOVING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE
TEXAS COAST ON SUN NIGHT REACHING FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO
THE W BAY OF CAMPECHE LATE SUN NIGHT...THEN STALLING BRIEFLY
OVER THE SE WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE. STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDING
IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT WILL PUSH THE FRONT SE OF THE GULF ON
WED.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
ELSEWHERE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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