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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1103 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 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...TROUGH...REMNANTS OF TROPICAL CYCLONE ERIKA...OVER
FLORIDA AND THE SE GULF EXTENDING FROM NEAR TAMPA BAY TO A
1013 MB LOW PRES NEAR 25N82W TO 23N84W. THE TROUGH WILL SHIFT
WESTWARD ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE THE LOW
PRES WILL REACH A POSITION NEAR 27N85W BY MON MORNING. WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE GULF.

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...PRES GRADIENT BETWEEN THE REMNANTS OF TROPICAL
CYCLONE ERIKA LOCATED OVER THE SE GULF OF MEXICO AND A 1022 MB
HIGH PRES LOCATED NEAR 32N68W WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AN AREA
OF FRESH TO STRONG SE-S WINDS ACROSS THE BAHAMAS AND THE WATERS
BETWEEN CUBA AND THE BAHAMAS. THIS AREA OF WINDS WILL EXTEND
NORTHWARD JUST OFF THE FLORIDA PENINSULA THROUGH TONIGHT.
OTHERWISE...HIGH PRES OVER THE NE PORTION OF THE AREA WILL SHIFT
SLOWLY SOUTH AND GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH THU.

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 27N...AND SE 15 TO
20 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...AND 6 TO 8 FT N OF
27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 4 FT
N OF 27N.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.


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