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FZNT25 KNHC 062119
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
419 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...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 COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE BASIN THROUGH
TONIGHT FOLLOWED BRIEFLY BY FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE BASIN MON WITH FRESH TO
STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW BEHIND IT. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE WED AS
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM 30N65W TO CENTRAL
CUBA WILL RETROGRADE TO THE NW THROUGH TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP TO THE E OF NORTHERN FLORIDA TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THE LOW WILL LIFT NE OF THE AREA SUN
AFTERNOON DRAGGING THE COLD FRONT ACROSS THE BASIN IN ITS WAKE.
GALE FORCE WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THE LOW AND FRONT N OF
27N...INCREASING TO STORM FORCE ALONG 30N SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH
ANOTHER ROUND OF GALE FORCE WINDS N OF 27N MON NIGHT THROUGH
TUE. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE LATE TUE NIGHT WITH ANOTHER YET
WEAKER COLD FRONT CLIPPING THE NORTHERN WATERS WED.

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO
SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT... THEN...BECOMING SW TO W 20 TO
25 KT LATE IN THE NIGHT. N OF 27N...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...
BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF
27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 27N...AND W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...AND 9 TO 14 FT N OF 27N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. N OF 27N...NW
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S
OF 27N...AND 9 TO 14 FT N OF 27N.
.MON...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. N OF 27N...NW WINDS
15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...
AND 7 TO 10 FT N OF 27N.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 8
TO 12 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 8 TO 13
FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 7 TO 10 FT N OF
27N.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 6 TO
8 FT N OF 27N.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND
5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO
6 FT N OF 27N.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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