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FZNT27 KNHC 270236
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
936 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM MARCO ISLAND FLORIDA TO THE NE
YUCATAN PENINSULA WILL MOVE SE TO THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA BY FRI
AND DISSIPATE THERE BY FRI NIGHT. A REINFORCING FRONT WILL MOVE
OVER THE NORTHERN WATERS OVERNIGHT AND BECOME DIFFUSE FRI.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD BEHIND THIS FRONT. EXPECT FRESH TO
STRONG EASTERLY WINDS ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF FRI NIGHT THROUGH
SAT NIGHT...WITH DIMINISHING WINDS AND SEAS ACROSS THE GULF SUN.
SOUTHEASTERLY RETURN FLOW IS EXPECTED EXPAND E THROUGH THE GULF
SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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