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FZNT25 KNHC 230306
OFFN04

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1006 PM EST Wed Nov 22 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 stationary front passes through 29N83W to 1012 mb
low near 26N87W. A cold front extends from the 1012 mb low near
26N87W, to 18.5N92.5W. The low will track E-NE slowly, to the
far eastern Gulf waters through early Friday, before moving
inland in central Florida Friday afternoon, pushing the cold
front to the far SE waters by Saturday. A tight pressure
gradient behind the front has been bringing gale-force
conditions to much of the western waters today. Gale-force
conditions to continue in the far SW waters into early Thursday.
High pressure will build across the area in the wake of the
front through Sunday, allowing for winds and seas to decrease.

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Scattered
showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the evening,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to
3 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Within 200 nm east of the coast of Florida

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front extends from a 1008 mb low near 30N67W
to 25N70W and 22N75W. This system will intensify as it moves
quickly NE, to just N of the area near 32N64W 1000 mb by early
on  Thursday. Strong to near gale force winds are expected with
southerly flow to the E and SE of the low. Another low pressure
system, currently in the eastern Gulf of Mexico, will move
across Florida into the SW N Atlantic by Friday evening or early
on Saturday. The associated cold front will move across the
forecast area  through Sunday night.

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.


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