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FZNT27 KNHC 241520
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1020 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG WINDS FOLLOW A COLD FRONT REACHING FROM THE
LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LOUISIANA TO THE MOUTH OF THE RIO
GRANDE. THE FRONT WILL REACH FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND REGION TO
THE W BAY OF CAMPECHE LATE TONIGHT...THEN BRIEFLY STALL THROUGH
MIDDAY TUE. STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDING EASTWARD IN THE WAKE OF
THE FRONT WILL PUSH THE FRONT SE OF THE GULF ON WED AND INDUCE
NORTHERLY GALE FORCE WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT LATE TUE THROUGH
EARLY WED. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL ONCE AGAIN BUILD ACROSS THE
GULF WED THROUGH FRI.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S OF 27N BETWEEN 87W AND 90W NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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