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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
331 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...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 CONTINUES TO BUILD IN ACROSS THE BASIN IN
THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT. THE HIGH WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
JUST OFFSHORE OF NE MEXICO THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A NEW COLD FRONT
WILL DROP INTO THE N CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...PUSHING E OF THE
BASIN BY MON EVENING WITH FRESH TO NEAR GALE FORCE WINDS
ASSOCIATED WITH IT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CLIP THE FAR NE GULF
TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES OVER SE GEORGIA WILL SUPPORT MODERATE RETURN
FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT. A WEAKER COLD FRONT WILL IMPACT
THE N CENTRAL AND NE GULF THU AND THU NIGHT.

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN NW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM 31N69W TO 29N70W TO 27N73W TO 23N79W
WILL WEAKEN AS IT EXTENDS FROM 31N59W TO 27N67W THEN STATIONARY
TO 22N76W LATE TONIGHT BEFORE STALLING AND DISSIPATING NEAR 70W
MON. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS MON REACHING
FROM 31N72W TO CENTRAL CUBA MON EVENING...THEN FROM 31N63W TO THE
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC TUE EVENING. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE
NW PORTION TUE EVENING...EXTENDING FROM BERMUDA TO THE CENTRAL
BAHAMAS WED MORNING...EXITING THE OFFSHORE WATERS BY THU MORNING.
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW THU WITH YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHING THE NW PORTION THU NIGHT.

...GALE WARNING N OF 28N...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. N OF 27N...W WINDS 5 TO 10
KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S OF 28N...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 28N...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT S OF 28N...AND 6 TO 9 FT
N OF 28N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S OF 27N...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 7
TO 10 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT N OF 27N.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N
OF 27N.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT IN N TO NE SWELL N OF 27N.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N
OF 27N.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO
6 FT N OF 27N.



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