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FZNT25 KNHC 271455
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1055 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...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...HIGH PRES OVER THE W ATLC WILL PROMOTE E TO SE
RETURN FLOW OVER THE GULF THROUGH THU. THE PRES GRADIENT WILL
TIGHTEN TUE BETWEEN THE HIGH AND A DEEPENING LOW OVER THE S
PLAINS RESULTING IN INCREASING SE WINDS OVER MUCH OF THE W AND
CENTRAL GULF THROUGH THU. A COLD FRONT WILL REACH THE NW GULF
EARLY ON THU...AND MOVE ACROSS THE N GULF THROUGH FRI WHILE
WEAKENING. A THERMAL TROUGH WILL BRING FRESH TO STRONG WINDS TO
THE E BAY OF CAMPECHE EACH NIGHT THIS WEEK.

.THIS AFTERNOON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...BROAD LOW PRES E OF THE BAHAMAS CENTERED NEAR 24N69W
 1007 MB WILL SUPPORT GALE FORCE NE TO E WINDS N OF THE LOW AS
IT TRACKS N THEN E...EXITING THE NE ZONES TUE AS WEAK HIGH PRES
SETTLES OVER THE AREA THROUGH THU. THE HIGH WILL STRENGTHEN AS
IT  SHIFTS E THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT AS A WEAK COLD FRONT
APPROACHES THE NW WATERS. LARGE NORTHERLY SWELL WILL LINGER IN
THE E PORTION OF THE AREA N OF 22N TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT.

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND E 5 TO 10 KT
N OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND SE 5 TO 10 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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