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HF Voice Broadcast (Gulf of Mexico)



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FZNT32 KNHC 191516
OFFN21

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1016 AM EST Wed Feb 19 2020

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 along the Texas coast will slowly move
southeastward through tonight. Reinforcing cold air will then
push the front quickly across the remainder of the Gulf Thu
through Fri. Gale force conditions are possible over the
offshore waters of Tampico Fri morning, and in the far SW Gulf
and offshore waters of Veracruz Fri evening. Expect strong north
to northeast winds elsewhere behind the front and building seas
through Fri night. Seas will subside Sat and Sat night. Fresh
southerly flow will set up over the western Gulf Sat night
through Sun night ahead of the next cold front expected in the
far NW Gulf on Sun night. 

Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W

.TODAY...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, building to
7 to 10 ft late. 
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE W OF 96W EARLY FRI.....

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W of 96W, N winds 30 to 35 kt diminishing to 20 to 30 kt 
in the afternoon. Seas 10 to 14 ft. E of 96W, N to NE winds 20 to
30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

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

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE S OF 20N W OF 96W FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds less than 10 kt within 60 nm of coast of
Veracruz, and E 10 to 15 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt within 60 nm of coast of
Veracruz, and NE 10 to 20 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, Variable winds less
than 10 kt, becoming N less than 10 kt in the afternoon.
Elsewhere, E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, N winds 10 to
15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt after midnight. Elsewhere, NE
winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S of 20N W of 96W, NW to N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10
to 15 ft. Elsewhere, N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

Gulf of Mexico E of 87W

.TODAY...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to N 15 to 25 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.