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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
503 AM EDT WED JUL 29 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...A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP EACH NIGHT OVER THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA AND MOVE NW DURING LATE NIGHT THROUGH THE EARLY
MORNING HOURS BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SW GULF DURING LATE
MORNING HOURS. A RIDGE WILL EXTEND FROM W CUBA NW TO THE NE
TEXAS THROUGH THU THEN SHIFT S ON FRI AS A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES
INTO THE N CENTRAL GULF WATERS.

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE EXTENDING E TO W ALONG 26N/27N WILL SHIFT A
LITTLE S TODAY AS A TROUGH REMAINS NEARLY STATIONARY OVER THE
FAR NW WATERS. A WEAK LOW PRES ALONG THE TROUGH WILL MOVE SLOWLY
ACROSS THE NW WATERS TODAY AND THU. THEN...THE RIDGE WILL SHIFT
N AND STRENGTHEN BY FRI. FRESH TRADES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE N
COAST OF HISPANIOLA AND THE ATLC APPROACH TO THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE TO NIGHT THROUGH THU.

.TODAY...S OF 27N...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. N OF 27N...SW WINDS
15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND SW 10 TO 15 KT N OF 27N.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND SW 10 TO 15 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO
5 FT N OF 27N.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO
5 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO
4 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.


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