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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1100 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 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...A COLD FRONT STRETCHING ACROSS THE STRAITS OF
FLORIDA AND INTO NORTHERN YUCATAN CHANNEL WILL MOVE SE OF THE
AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO FAR NW COASTAL WATERS
LATE SAT...THEN SHIFT E ACROSS THE N GULF SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A
STATIONARY RIDGE WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF MON
THROUGH TUE.

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 28N65W ACROSS NW
BAHAMAS TO LOW PRES NEAR 25N78.5W 1007 MB THEN COLD FRONT TO NW
CUBA. THE LOW WILL MOVE E-NE ALONG THE FRONT OVERNIGHT THROUGH
SUN...WITH MINIMAL GALES NEAR LOW TONIGHT ACROSS THE BAHAMAS
THROUGH ADJACENT ATLC WATERS TO NEAR 70W...THEN WEAKEN NE OF THE
AREA LATE SAT WHILE DRAGGING THE COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE
BAHAMAS...THEN STALL FROM 28N65W TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE LATE
SUN. REMNANTS OF THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W AND DISSIPATE MON AND
TUE.

.OVERNIGHT...S OF 27N...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. N OF 27N...NE WINDS
15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT...S OF 27N...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...S OF 27N...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. N OF 27N...N WINDS
15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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