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FZNT32 KNHC 290311
OFFN21

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1111 PM EDT FRI AUG 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...A WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM PANAMA
CITY FLORIDA THROUGH 26N86W TO 23N96W WILL BECOME DIFFUSE
THROUGH EARLY SAT. TROPICAL STORM ERIKA NEAR 18.5N 72.9W 1008 MB
AT 11 PM EDT UTC AUG 28 MOVING WNW OR 285 DEG AT 17 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. ERIKA IS FORECAST TO WEAKEN
TO A DEPRESSION AS IT PASSES OVER EASTERN AND CENTRAL CUBA OVER
THE WEEKEND BEFORE ENTERING THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA AND
INTENSIFYING TO A TROPICAL STORM NEAR 25.0N 82.0W SUN
EVENING...REACHING 26.5N 83.0W MON EVENING AND 28.5N 84.0W TUE
EVENING BEFORE MOVING INLAND AND DIMINISHING TO A DEPRESSION
NEAR 31.0N 84.0W WED EVENING.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

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

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS... BUILDING
TO 3 FT LATE.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE WINDS 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.


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