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FZNT32 KNHC 210806
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
406 AM 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 from Tampa Bay Florida to
26N90W, where it becomes a warm front northwestward to inland
southern Texas near Corpus Christi. The stationary frontal
portion will weaken through this morning, while the warm frontal
portion lifts back north through tonight in advance of a cold
front that is expected to reach the Texas coast early on Sun.
This front will be preceded by a line of scattered showers and
thunderstorms. The cold front will reach from the Mississippi
Delta to the Bay of Campeche on Sun night, from the Florida Big
bend to the Yucatan Peninsula on Mon night, then slowly move
southeastward on Tue to southeast of the area by Wed evening.

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.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 5 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 less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

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

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.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 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.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.

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to SW in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.



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