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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
432 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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 COLD FRONT ALONG 30N E OF 90W WILL MOVE
SLIGHTLY S THIS MORNING...THEN DISSIPATE LATE AND
LATE. OTHERWISE HIGH PRES WILL PREVAIL OVER THE AREA THROUGH
WED. HIGH PRES WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT EASTWARD THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEK INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND WITH SE RETURN
FLOW DOMINATING THE BASIN THU THROUGH SUN NIGHT...BECOMING A
MODERATE TO FRESH BREEZE  WESTERN GULF OVER THE WEEKEND.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.TODAY...BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1
FOOT. W OF 94W...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...BETWEEN 87W AND 90W...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. W OF 90W...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT BETWEEN 87W AND 90W SE
TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...EXCEPT W OF 94W 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT W OF 94W SE TO S
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...AND 3 TO 4
FT W OF 94W.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. W OF 94W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
W OF 94W...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W OF 94W SE WINDS 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...AND 5 TO 6 FT W OF
94W.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W OF 94W SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...AND 5 TO 6 FT W OF 94W.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W OF 94W SE TO S
WINDS 15 KT.  SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 87W

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT W OF 94W SE WINDS 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...EXCEPT W OF 94W 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT W OF 94W
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT W
OF 94W 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...BETWEEN 87W AND 94W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
W OF 94W...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W OF 94W E TO SE WINDS
5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT W OF 94W 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT W OF 94W
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT W OF
94W 2 TO 3 FT.

SW GULF OF MEXICO S OF 22N W OF 87W

.TODAY...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.TODAY...S OF 25N...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
N OF 25N...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. N
OF 25N...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...S OF 25N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. N OF 25N...
SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S OF 25N...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. N
OF 25N...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...S OF 25N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. N OF
25N...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S OF 25N...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. N
OF 25N...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...S OF 25N...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. N OF
25N...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. N OF
25N...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. N OF
25N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. N OF
25N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 2 FT.




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