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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1025 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 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...1000 MB LOW PRES OVER THE SW GULF NEAR 19.5N93W WILL
MOVE SLOWLY E AND INTO THE YUCATAN PENINSULA ON THU...POSSIBLY
INTENSIFYING TO A TROPICAL CYCLONE. A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE N
WATERS FROM NEAR TAMPA BAY TO S TEXAS WILL MEANDER OVERNIGHT AND
WED MORNING THEN SINK S WED AND BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY FROM SW
FLORIDA TO THE SW GULF THU...THEN DRIFT S AND REACH FROM SE
FLORIDA TO NEAR 24N E OF 90W THU NIGHT THEN MOVE S AND ACROSS
THE YUCATAN CHANNEL FRI THROUGH SAT...WHERE IT WILL STALL. LOW
PRESSURE ALONG THE FRONT WILL SHIFT E-NE ACROSS THE STRAITS OF
FLORIDA FRI AND FRI NIGHT AND INDUCE VERY ACTIVE WEATHER.

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT HAS STALLED ACROSS THE NW PORTION THIS
EVENING AND WILL LINGER THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...THEN PUSH
SOUTHEASTWARD EARLY WED...REACHING 31N73W TO THE NORTHERN BAHAMAS
WED...FROM NEAR BERMUDA TO THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS THU...THEN THE
ENTIRE FRONT WILL BECOME STATIONARY FROM NEAR 27N65W TO NEAR WEST
PALM BEACH FLORIDA BY FRI. LOW PRES MAY FORM ALONG THE FRONT FRI
NIGHT WITH THE LOW TRACKING TO THE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.OVERNIGHT...S OF 27N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
3 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND N 15 TO 20 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...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



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