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FZNT32 KNHC 261503
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1103 AM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

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 extends from SE Louisiana to NE Mexico.
The front will reach the SE Gulf Sat where it will stall and
dissipate. High pressure will build in the wake of the front and
prevail through Mon.

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to NE after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, subsiding
to 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...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 after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW
less than 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.



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