Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
017
FZNT25 KNHC 252111
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
411 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...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...A COLD FRONT FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO NEAR
TAMPICO MEXICO WILL STALL OUT FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA TO THE
CENTRAL GULF SUN AFTERNOON. THEN THE FRONT WILL LIFT N AS A WARM
FRONT THROUGH MON AHEAD OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING ACROSS
TEXAS AND LOUISIANA TUE AND WED. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL THEN
ENTER NW GULF WATERS WED NIGHT WITH GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE
OVER THE SW GULF ON THU.

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE IN THE NIGHT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 31N64W
TO 26N64W EXPECTED TO VANISH TONIGHT. A POST FRONTAL TROUGH
FOLLOWS THIS WEAK FRONT ALONG 31N67W TO 23N72W. WINDS AND SEAS
ASSOCIATED TO BOTH FEATURES WILL MIGRATE N OF THE AREA TONIGHT.
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO NW WATERS TONIGHT...REACHING FROM
31N70W TO  CENTRAL FLORIDA SUN EVENING THEN E OF THE FORECAST
AREA MON NIGHT. A RIDGE WILL DOMINATE THE SW N ATLC WATERS
AFTERWARDS PREVAILING THROUGH WED. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL
ENTER NW WATERS THU AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO
NE IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. N OF 27N...SW TO W WINDS
15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND NE 15 TO 20 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.