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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
445 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

...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 THERMAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA DURING THE LATE AFTERNOONS. A SURFACE HIGH CURRENTLY
OVER THE N CENTRAL GULF WILL SHIFT N OF THE AREA TODAY WITH THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT TIGHTENING ACROSS THE NE GULF WATERS BRIEFLY
TONIGHT.

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS... BUILDING TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...THE REMNANT LOW OF FIONA WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE
NEAR 29N70W THROUGH THU. A TROPICAL LOW IS CURRENTLY SE OF THE
AREA NEAR 17N61W ALONG A TROPICAL WAVE. TROPICAL CYCLONE
DEVELOPMENT IS POSSIBLE AS THE LOW CONTINUES NW PASSING N OF
PUERTO RICO LATE TODAY...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS CONTINUING
OVER THE NE QUADRANT. THE LOW...OR TROPICAL CYCLONE...WILL
CONTINUE NW THROUGH THE BAHAMA CHAIN THIS WEEK REACHING NEAR THE
NW BAHAMAS ON SUN. LARGE SWELLS FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE GASTON
WILL PROPAGATE W ACROSS THE WATERS S OF BERMUDA ON SUN.

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND NE TO E 15 TO
20 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND NE TO E
10 TO 15 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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