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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
546 PM EDT WED AUG 31 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...TROPICAL STORM HERMINE IS CENTERED NEAR 25.5N 87.4W
AT 2100 UTC...MOVING N-NE OR 30 DEGREES AT 6 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS TO 50 KT. HERMINE IS FORECAST TO
CONTINUE MOVING NNE AND REACH NEAR 26.5N 87.3W TONIGHT AND THEN
BEGIN TO ACCELERATE TOWARD THE NE AND REACH NEAR 28.1N 86.3W THU
AFTERNOON THEN MOVE INLAND ACROSS THE FLORIDA BIG BEND REGION
THU NIGHT BEFORE TRACKING NE ACROSS INLAND GEORGIA ON FRI.
NUMEROUS SQUALLS AND TSTMS WILL SPREAD N AND NE FROM THE SE GULF
INTO THE EASTERN GULF THROUGH FRI MORNING. WINDS AND SEAS WILL
DECREASE FRI THROUGH SAT OVER THE EASTERN GULF AS EXITS THE
AREA.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12FT. SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SQUALLS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...TROPICAL STORM HERMINE IS NEAR 25.5N 87.4W AT 2100Z
IN THE GULF OF MEXICO. HERMINE WILL BEGIN TO MOVE N THEN NE ACROSS
THE E CENTRAL GULF AND ACCELERATE NE ACROSS NORTHERN FLORIDA THU
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. HERMINE IS THEN FORECAST TO TRACK INLAND
AND NE ACROSS THE SE U.S. FRI AND SAT. STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE NW ATLC WATERS OFF OF NE FLORIDA THU THROUGH FRI
WITH SEAS BUILDING TO 10 FT ON THE PERIPHERY OF THE INLAND
TROPICAL CYCLONE. A STRONG TROPICAL WAVE IN THE EASTERN ATLC IS
EXPECTED TO CROSS 55W SAT...WITH HIGH WINDS AND SEAS POSSIBLE N OF
19N.

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND S 20 TO 25 KT
N OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND S 15 TO 20 KT N
OF 27N. S OF 27N...SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
OR LESS. N OF 27N...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND S 20 TO
25 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF
27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND S 20 TO 25 KT N
OF 27N. S OF 27N...SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT. N OF
27N...SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF
27N...AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.



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