Gulf of Mexico (Voice) Offshore Forecast


718 
FZNT32 KNHC 171431
OFFN21
Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
931 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017
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...High pressure will prevail across the N Gulf through
Sat sunrise, before shifting E into the W Atlc. A cold front
will move into the NW waters Sat night and reach from near
Sarasota Florida to the SW Gulf near 19N95W Sun evening. Gale-
force winds will be possible in the western Gulf along the coast
of Mexico Sun and Sun night. 
Gulf of Mexico N of 26N W of 87W
.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt
after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
Gulf of Mexico from 22N to 26N W of 87W
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...
.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N less
than 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt W of 96W, N winds 15 to 25 elsewhere.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, shifting to SE after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 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, shifting to NE in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, SE winds 10 to
15 kt. Elsewhere, NE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E after
midnight. Seas 3 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz,
and SE less than 10 kt elsewhere. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...Within 60 nm of coast of Veracruz, SE winds 10 to
15 kt, shifting to E after midnight. Elsewhere, NE winds less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SUN...NE winds less than 10 kt, shifting to N in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft or less, building to 3 ft in the afternoon. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to NE in the afternoon.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
Gulf of Mexico E of 87W
.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to SE in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less,
building to 3 ft after midnight. 
.SUN...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.