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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
416 AM 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 EXTENDING FROM CENTRAL LOUISIANA TO
NEAR BROWNSVILLE TEXAS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF WATERS
THROUGH TONIGHT. THE BOUNDARY SHOULD LIFT NORTHWARD AS A WARM
FRONT SUN AHEAD OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING ACROSS TEXAS
AND LOUISIANA MON AND TUE. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE
GULF REGION ON WED FOLLOWED BY STRONG WINDS. GALE CONDITIONS ARE
POSSIBLE OVER THE SW GULF ON THU.

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.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 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT OR LESS.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A 1007 MB LOW CENTER LOCATED NEAR 30N75W WILL MOVE
NE OF THE AREA TODAY. THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT EXTENDS FROM
30N67W TO THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS. MARINE CONDITIONS WILL
GRADUALLY IMPROVE TODAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
NW WATERS TONIGHT REACHING FROM BERMUDA TO THE NW BAHAMAS SUN
EVENING AND EAST OF THE FORECAST AREA ON MON. A RIDGE WILL
DOMINATE THE SW N ATLC MON THROUGH WED.

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WITHIN 60 NM OF THE COAST...

.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND W 10 TO 15 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
VISIBILITY LESS THAN 1 NM WITHIN 60 NM OF THE COAST UNTIL
MID-MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO
NE LATE. N OF 27N...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND NE 15 TO 20 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND
4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND
4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND
4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 3 FT IN THE
MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. N OF 27N...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. N OF 27N...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. N OF 27N...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF
27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.



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