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FZNT25 KNHC 291458
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1058 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...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 RIDGE WILL MEANDER FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE CENTRAL
TEXAS COAST THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH HIGH PRES CENTERS FORMING
INTERMITTENTLY OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE
AXIS. A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVING INTO THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO
WILL STRETCH FROM CEDAR KEY FLORIDA TO SABINE PASS WED BEFORE
DISSIPATING OVER THE NE GULF THU.

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE NE FLORIDA COAST
LATE TODAY AND STALL FROM 31N76W TO 29N80W LATE TONIGHT. REMNANTS
OF THE FRONT WILL RETROGRADE ON WED AND THU...PASSING BACK OVER
THE NE FLORIDA COAST BY FRI NIGHT. A RIDGE WILL LINGER FROM NEAR
30N65W TO STRAITS OF FLORIDA THROUGH FRI THEN LIFT N FROM 31N70W
TO CAPE CANAVERAL THROUGH SAT NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE CURRENTLY NEAR
10N39W 1011 MB IS EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY BECOME BETTER
ORGANIZED...POSSIBLY INTO A TROPICAL CYCLONE...WITH ASSOCIATED
CONDITIONS SPREADING NW ACROSS THE WATERS E OF THE LEEWARDS ON
FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND SW 15 TO
20 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING. WINDS
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S OF 27N...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND S 10 TO 15 KT N OF
27N. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.



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