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FZNT32 KNHC 142113
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
413 PM EST Thu Dec 14 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...The next cold front will enter the northern Gulf
tonight, then reach from the Florida Big Bend in the NE Gulf to
near Tampico Mexico by Friday afternoon, and stall from near
Tampa to the Bay of Campeche on Saturday before lifting back to
the W and NW through Sunday night. Atlantic high pres will build
westward across the area Monday and Monday night. Gale force
winds are possible along the coast of Mexico near Tampico and
Veracruz Friday and Friday night.

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW less than
10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW less than
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...W of 96W, S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. Elsewhwre SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E
10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less, building to 5 to
7 ft in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...W of 94W, N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20
to 25 kt late. Seas 9 to 14 ft W of 96W, and 7 to 10 ft elsewhere.
Remainder of area, E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, SE winds less than
10 kt, shifting to N in the afternoon,Seas 3 to 5 ft. Elsewhere,
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E in the afternoon,Seas 3 ft
in the morning, subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt within 60 nm of coast of
Veracruz, and NE 10 to 15 kt elsewhere. Within 60 nm of coast of
Veracruz, seas 6 to 9 ft. Elsewhere, seas 2 ft or less, building
to 4 to 6 ft after midnight.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft within 60 nm of
coast of Veracruz, and 4 to 6 ft elsewhere.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, shifting to SE after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds less than 10 kt in the morning, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N less
than 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 ft.



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