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FZNT25 KNHC 130204
OFFN04

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
904 PM EST Tue Dec 12 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 across the Gulf from just S of
Tampa Florida to just S of Brownsville Texas will exit the SE
Gulf by Wed afternoon. Another cold front will enter the northern
Gulf Thu, then reach from the Florida Big Bend area in the NE Gulf
to near Tampico Mexico by Fri afternoon, then stall from Tampa to
the Bay of Campeche on Sat. Gale force winds are possible along
the coast of Mexico near Tampico Fri night.

.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to SW to W after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to SW in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to
3 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Within 200 nm east of the coast of Florida

.SYNOPSIS...A stationary front stretching from 28N61W to eastern
Cuba will dissipate by Thu. A cold front exiting the NE Florida
coast this evening and reach from near Bermuda to NW Cuba Wed
afternoon, from 26N65W to central Cuba Thu morning, then stall and
dissipate on Fri. The next cold front will arrive over the NW
waters on Sat morning.

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt S of 27N, and NW 20 to 30 kt N of
27N. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...S of 27N,NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. N of 27N,NW winds
20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late in the afternoon.
Seas 5 to 7 ft,subsiding to 3 to 5 ft late in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt S of 27N, and W 15 to 20 kt N of
27N. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt S of 27N, and SW to W 15 to 20 kt
N of 27N. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.


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