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FZNT32 KNHC 141331
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
931 AM EDT Wed Apr 14 2021

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 weak backdoor cold front will dissipate over the
eastern and central Gulf later today. High pressure will prevail
across the basin through Wed night. A cold front will reach the
northern Gulf Thu, then stall and weaken on Fri. A stronger cold
front will move into the Northwest Gulf on Sat, with strong
northerly winds and building seas expected across the western
Gulf this weekend.

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to N 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE winds less than 10 kt within 60 nm of coast
of Veracruz, and SE 10 to 20 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, E winds 10 to
15 kt, shifting to SE after midnight. Elsewhere, E winds 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, SE winds 10 to 15 kt,
diminishing to less than 10 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, SE
winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, E winds less
than 10 kt, shifting to SE after midnight. Elsewhere, E winds
10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.


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