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FZNT32 KNHC 220905
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
405 AM EST Wed Nov 22 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 cold front will bring gale conditions to the west-
central Gulf this morning, spreading across the SW gulf early
this afternoon. Combined seas will peak to a maximum of around
14 ft with these gale force winds tonight. A gale warning is in
effect through early Thu morning.

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W of 94W...NW to N winds 25 to 35 kt W of 96W, and N 20
to 25 kt elsewhere. W of 96W, seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 7 to
10 ft. Elsewhere, seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 6 to 9 ft in the
afternoon. E of 94W...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the evening,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, NW winds 25 to
35 kt. Elsewhere, SW winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to NW 15 to
25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft in
the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt within 60 nm of coast of
Veracruz, and NW 15 to 25 kt elsewhere. Seas 9 to 14 ft within 60
nm of coast of Veracruz, and 6 to 9 ft elsewhere.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz,
and N 10 to 20 kt elsewhere. Seas 8 to 13 ft within 60 nm of
coast of Veracruz, and 6 to 9 ft elsewhere.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S less than
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less, building to 3 ft in
the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.


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