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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
941 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...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 STATIONARY FRONT OVER THE FAR WESTERN WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL PREVAIL WITH SE RETURN FLOW
DEVELOPING IN THE W GULF TUE...SPREADING E THROUGH THE DAY. THE
HIGH WILL SHIFT TO THE E MIDWEEK ENABLING A STRONG COLD FRONT TO
MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS LATE WED NIGHT. STRONG TO GALE FORCE N
WINDS WILL SPREAD BEHIND THE FRONT OVER THE WESTERN GULF EARLY THU
THROUGH FRI NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL REACH FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA TO
THE CENTRAL BAY OF CAMPECHE BY THU...STALLING OVER THE EXTREME SE
GULF FRI THROUGH SAT.

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 31N72W TO 29N78W WILL
SHIFT E OF THE AREA BY TUE. HIGH PRES BUILDING N OF THE AREA
BEHIND THE FRONT WILL MAINTAIN EASTERLY FLOW THROUGH WED NIGHT.
THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NW WATERS THU...SLOWLY
SHIFTING E THROUGH FRI...STALLING AND LIFTING BACK N THROUGH
SAT.

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY N OF 27N WITHIN 60 NM OF SHORE...

.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S OF 27N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND SE 10 TO 15 KT
N OF 27N. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT
N OF 27N.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO
6 FT N OF 27N.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT
N OF 27N.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO
6 FT N OF 27N.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 6 TO 8 FT
N OF 27N.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND
6 TO 8 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT IN NE SWELL N OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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