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FZNT25 KNHC 302137
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
537 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...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...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL BE REPLACED BY
SLIGHTER STRONGER ATLC HIGH THAT WILL BUILD WESTWARD ACROSS THE
FAR NORTHERN GULF SUN THROUGH THU. A TROPICAL WAVE CURRENTLY
APPROACHING THE YUCATAN PENINSULA WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN BAY
OF CAMPECHE ON SUN...AND CONTINUE ACROSS THE BAY OF CAMPECHE AND
SW GULF THROUGH WED WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF LOW PRES FORMING
ALONG THE WAVE. THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INLAND THE MEXICAN
COAST WED NIGHT OR THU. ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL ACCOMPANY THE
WAVE AND FUTURE LOW.

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL DOMINATE THE AREA THROUGH THE FORECAST
PERIOD. IT WILL MAINTAIN GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE E TO SE FLOW
THROUGH MID WEEK EXCEPT FOR OCCASIONALLY MODERATE TO FRESH TRADE
WINDS IN THE SOUTHERN BAHAMAS...TURKS AND CAICOS AND OFF HISPANIOLA.
A WEAK TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH THE SE BAHAMAS MON AND MON NIGHT...THE
CENTRAL BAHAMAS TUE AND TUE NIGHT...AND THE NW BAHAMAS WED BEFORE
MOVING ACROSS S FLORIDA WED NIGHT INTO THU.

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND SE 5 TO 10 KT N OF
27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND SE 5 TO 10 KT N OF 27N.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND SE 5 TO 10 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND SE 5 TO 10 KT N OF 27N.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.



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