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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
435 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 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 SURFACE HIGH OVER THE E CENTRAL GULF WILL SHIFT W
TO THE CENTRAL WATERS AND BECOME STATIONARY BY EARLY SAT WITH A
RIDGE EXTENDING SE TO THE FLORIDA STRAITS...AND A RIDGE
EXTENDING NW TO THE NE TEXAS COAST. THE HIGH WILL SHIFT SE TO
OVER THE FAR SW FLORIDA COAST WITH A RIDGE EXTENDING NW TO THE
MISSISSIPPI DELTA ON TUE.

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE EXTENDING FROM 22N65W TO THE NW BAHAMAS WILL
RETRACT E TODAY ALLOWING A WEAK LOW PRESSURE CENTER TO MOVE SE
INTO THE NW WATERS NEAR 30N77W TODAY. THE RIDGE WILL EXTEND E TO
W ALONG 23N E OF THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS ON SUN WITH THE LOW
MEANDERING OVER THE SUBTROPICAL WATERS N OF THE BAHAMIAN CHAIN.
THE LOW WILL GRADUALLY WEAKENING TO AN OPEN TROUGH ALONG 80W ON
MON AND TUE.

.TODAY...S OF 27N...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO
S TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...S OF 27N...W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S OF 27N...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING
TO W TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.


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