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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
411 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE BASIN THROUGH TUE
MORNING BRINGING GALE FORCE WINDS TO PORTIONS OF THE N CENTRAL
AND NE GULF THIS EVENING INTO EARLY TUE. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE
BY MID WEEK AS HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW. A COLD FRONT
WILL CLIP THE NE AND E GULF FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS....A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 31N61W TO THE WINDWARD
PASSAGE WILL STALL FROM 25N65W TO HAITI THIS EVENING. GALE FORCE
WINDS OVER THE N CENTRAL AND NE WATERS WILL DIMINISH THIS
EVENING WITH A NEW ROUND OF GALE FORCE WINDS N OF 27N COMMENCING
TONIGHT AS THE NEXT COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THAT
FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE NE FLORIDA COAST TONIGHT...REACHING FROM
BERMUDA TO CENTRAL CUBA BY WED MORNING...THEN MERGING WITH THE
STALLED FRONT WED THROUGH THU NIGHT. THE REMNANTS OF THE MERGED
BOUNDARY WILL THEN DRIFT NW THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK...WHILE
ANOTHER COLD FRONT MOVES OFF THE NE FLORIDA COAST FRI NIGHT.

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. N OF 27N...W WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...AND 8 TO 13 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE...S OF 27N...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...W WINDS 25 TO
35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT S OF 27N...AND 9 TO 14 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. N OF 27N...W WINDS
20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...AND
8 TO 11 FT N OF 27N.
.WED...S OF 27N...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. N OF 27N...W TO NW
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 7 TO 10 FT N
OF 27N.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND
6 TO 9 FT N OF 27N.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND
6 TO 8 FT N OF 27N.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT
N OF 27N.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND
4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.


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