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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1031 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

...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 STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS ALONG GULF STATES
COASTLINE SUPPORTING TSTMS ACROSS THE N GULF THROUGH TONIGHT. A
LATE SEASON COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NW GULF EARLY WED...REACHING
FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO THE SW GULF EARLY THU...THEN
STALLING NEAR THE FLORIDA STRAITS BY FRI AS HIGH PRESSURE BECOMES
CENTERED OVER THE GULF BASIN. FRESH TO STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED
NEAR THE FRONT ACROSS THE NE WATERS ON WED.

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO
4 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO E 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES NE OF THE BAHAMAS WILL SLIDE E THROUGH MID
WEEK AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. THE FRONT WILL
CROSS THE WATERS E OF NORTH FLORIDA THU...REACHING FROM 31N73W
TO  SOUTH FLORIDA FRI MORNING. STRONG SW WINDS WILL DEVELOP E OF
FLORIDA WELL AHEAD OF THE FRONT.

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND S 15 TO
20 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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