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FZNT32 KNHC 212002
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
402 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 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 stationary front extends west from Tampa Bay
Florida to 28N93W. Fresh to locally strong easterly flow
continues north of the front. The stationary front will move
north tonight as a weak warm front ahead of a cold front
reaching the Texas coast around sunrise on Sun preceded by a
pre-frontal squall line. The cold front will reach from the
Mississippi Delta to the Bay of Campeche on Sun night, reach
from the Florida Big Bend to the Yucatan Peninsula on Mon night,
then slow somewhat on Tue passing through the Straits of Florida
late Wed.

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft in the evening,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

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

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 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, shifting to NE after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less,
building to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less,
building to 3 ft after midnight.

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

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NE winds less than 10 kt within 60 nm of coast of
Veracruz, and SE 10 to 15 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt within 60 nm of coast of
Veracruz, and NE 10 to 15 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building
to 3 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building
to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building
to 3 ft after midnight.
.WED...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.


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