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FZNT25 KNHC 181510
OFFN04

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1010 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

...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 strong cold front has recently exited the Gulf.
High pressure behind the front will slowly shift eastward along
the US gulf coast through Fri. The next cold front will reach
the Texas coast Sun night.

.TODAY...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft,subsiding to
3 to 5 ft late.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

Within 200 nm east of the coast of Florida

.SYNOPSIS...A strong cold front extends from 31N70W to 23N81W.
It will reach from 31N63W to NW Hispaniola tonight, then extend
from 31N57W to 22N64W to NW Hispaniola Fri. Strong high pressure
behind the front will bring strong winds and high seas NE of the
Bahamas through tonight. Developing low pres just N of the area
along the front will support gales N of 30N within 180 nm W of
front today.

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt S of 27N, and NE 10 to 15 kt N
of 27N. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt S of 27N, and E 10 to
15 kt N of 27N. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.



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