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FZNT25 KNHC 121510
OFFN04

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1010 AM EST Tue Dec 12 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...A cold front moving through the northern Gulf will
sweep across the SE Gulf by early Wed. Another cold front will
enter the northern Gulf Thu, and reach from the Florida Big Bend
area in the NE Gulf to near Tampico Mexico by early Fri, before
moving through entire Gulf late Fri into Sat. A post frontal
ridge will set up from the Florida Big Bend to Veracruz Mexico
on Sat.

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to S to SW in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft in the morning, subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Within 200 nm east of the coast of Florida

.SYNOPSIS...A broad stationary front from 28N65W to eastern Cuba
 will gradually dissipate through late Wed. A second front
entering  into the Gulf of Mexico will move rapidly off the NE
Florida coast later today, reach from near Bermuda to NW Cuba
early Wed, from 26N65W to central Cuba Thu, before stalling and
dissipating along roughly 22N Fri.

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt S of 27N, and W 20 to 25 kt N of
27N. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt S of 27N, and NW 20 to 25 kt N of
27N. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...S of 27N,NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. N of 27N,NW winds
20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late in the afternoon.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt S of 27N, and W to NW 10 to 15 kt
N of 27N. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW to W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.



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