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
000
FZNT27 KNHC 301500
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1100 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK HIGH PRES EXTENDING FROM THE SW N ATLC WESTWARD
TO THE FAR EASTERN GULF WILL MAINTAIN SE RETURN FLOW OVER THOSE
WATERS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AS A COLD FRONT MOVES OVER THE NW
BASIN PRECEDED BY A SQUALL LINE. THE FRONT WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS
THE NORTHERN GULF THROUGH FRI NIGHT PRECEDED BY SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SE FRESH TO STRONG RETURN FLOW WILL
THEN DOMINATE ACROSS THE WESTERN GULF THROUGH SUN NIGHT AND OVER
THE EASTERN BASIN THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE OFF THE TEXAS COAST SUN NIGHT REACHING FROM NEAR W CENTRAL
FLORIDA TO N OF THE YUCATAN PENINSULA MON NIGHT.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.THIS AFTERNOON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO W AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN S TO SW SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN S TO SW SWELL.



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