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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1028 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

SOUTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.SYNOPSIS...1021 MB HIGH PRES CENTERED ACROSS W CENTRAL GULF
EXTENDS EWD ACROSS THE BASIN AND INTO BAHAMAS...IN THE WAKE OF A
STALLED COLD FRONT IN THE NW CARIBBEAN. THE HIGH WILL REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY JUST OFFSHORE OF NE MEXICO THROUGH TUE NIGHT.
A NEW COLD FRONT WILL DROP INTO THE N CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...
PUSHING E OF THE BASIN BY MON EVENING WITH FRESH TO NEAR GALE
FORCE WINDS ACROSS NE PORTIONS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CLIP THE
FAR NE GULF TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES OVER SE GEORGIA WILL SUPPORT
MODERATE RETURN FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT. A WEAKER COLD
FRONT WILL IMPACT THE N CENTRAL AND NE GULF THU AND THU NIGHT.

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM 30N65W TO CENTRAL CUBA NEAR
22N78.5W WILL REMAIN STATIONARY AND WEAKEN W OF 70W...WHILE N
PORTIONS MOVES SE THROUGH THIS EVENING...EXTENDING FROM 28N65W
TO 22N78.5W TONIGHT BEFORE STALLING AND DISSIPATING NEAR 70W ON
MON. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS MON
REACHING FROM 31N72W TO CENTRAL CUBA MON EVENING...THEN FROM
31N63W TO THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC TUE EVENING. A THIRD COLD FRONT
WILL ENTER THE NW PORTION TUE EVENING...EXTENDING FROM BERMUDA
TO THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS WED MORNING...EXITING THE OFFSHORE WATERS
BY THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILDINGFROM THE NW THU WITH YET ANOTHER
COLD FRONT APPROACHING THE NW PORTION THU NIGHT.

...GALE WARNING MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.MON...S OF 27N...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 27N...AND W 25 TO 30 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 7 TO 10 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 6 TO
9 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND
5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT N OF 27N.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT N OF 27N.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N
OF 27N.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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