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FZNT27 KNHC 280155
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
855 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL DOMINATE THE GULF WATERS THROUGH WED. A
THERMAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH
EVENING BEFORE PUSHING OFFSHORE INTO THE SW GULF EACH NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE NW GULF BY WED NIGHT...REACHING FROM S
FLORIDA TO THE E BAY OF CAMPECHE BY THU NIGHT. STRONG NORTHERLY
WINDS WILL FOLLOW THIS FRONT WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR A GALE TO
DEVELOP OVER THE SOUTHWEST GULF ON THU.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO W 5 TO 10 KT LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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