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OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
525 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES OVER THE REGION WILL SLOWLY SHIFT EASTWARD
SAT THROUGH MON ALLOWING FOR SOUTHERLY RETURN FLOW TO DEVELOP
ACROSS THE WESTERN GULF BY SAT NIGHT AND INCREASE IN STRENGTH
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK AS LOW PRES INTENSIFIES OVER THE PLAINS. A
TROUGH WILL MOVE OFF THE YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH EVENING
BEGINNING ON SAT NIGHT FOLLOWED BY FRESH E TO SE WINDS.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



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