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FZNT32 KNHC 290127
OFFN21

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
927 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 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 OF 1024 MB JUST SE OF LOUISIANA WILL SHIFT
ENE TO THE FLORIDA BIG BEND ON SUN WITH A RIDGE SW TO NE MEXICO.
THE RIDGE WILL SHIFT SE SUN NIGHT INTO MON AS THE HIGH CENTER
SHIFTS SOUTHWARD NEAR TAMPA BAY BY MON LATE. THE HIGH WILL SHIFT
SLIGHTLY N ON MON WHERE IT BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH THU
NIGHT.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS. W OF 94W...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S 15 TO 20 KT W OF 94W. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT W OF 94W.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE TO S 15 TO 20 KT W OF 94W. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 5 FT W OF 94W.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

.OVERNIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SHIFTING TO E 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF VERACRUZ...AND 4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 20
KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...S OF 25N...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT...EXCEPT 7 TO 10 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA. N OF 25N...N TO NE
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...S OF 25N...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT
6 TO 8 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA. N OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15
KT. 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 7 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA. N OF 25N...E WINDS 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S OF 25N...NE TO WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. N OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E 10 TO 20 KT S
OF 25N. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT N OF 25N...AND 3 TO 5 FT S OF 25N.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO  3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.



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