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FZNT25 KNHC 200224
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1024 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 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...THE NORTHERN EXTENSION OF A TROPICAL WAVE WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE BAY OF CAMPECHE TONIGHT AND WED. A RIDGE WILL PERSIST
FROM CENTRAL FL TO THE NW GULF COAST THROUGH THE PERIOD...WITH A
HIGH PRES CENTER DEVELOPING INTERMITTENTLY ALONG THE RIDGE.

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL PERSIST NEAR 27N THROUGH SAT NIGHT. THE
NORTHERN EXTENSION OF A TROPICAL WAVE MOVING ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN
SEA WILL BRING AN INCREASE IN WINDS AND SEAS ACROSS THE SOUTH
WATERS DURING THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

.OVERNIGHT...S OF 27N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. N OF 27N...S WINDS
5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.WED...S OF 27N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. N OF 27N...SW WINDS 10 TO
15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S OF 27N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND SW 5 TO 10 KT N OF
27N. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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