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FZNT27 KNHC 010208
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1008 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM SE LOUISIANA TO THE SW
GULF WILL WEAKEN AS IT EXTENDS FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO THE
WEAK LOW PRES IN THE SW GULF BY EARLY MON...DISSIPATING NEAR THE
W COAST OF THE FLORIDA PENINSULA BY EARLY WED. GALE FORCE WINDS
OFFSHORE OF VERACRUZ WILL DIMINISH WITHIN THE NEXT SEVERAL
HOURS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NW GULF WED NIGHT...
MOVING ACROSS THE BASIN THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. GALE FORCE
WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE OFFSHORE OF MEXICO BEHIND THIS NEXT FRONT.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N BEHIND
FRONT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS AHEAD OF FRONT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT BEHIND
FRONT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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