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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
533 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...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 STRETCHING ACROSS THE STRAITS OF
FLORIDA AND YUCATAN CHANNEL WILL MOVE SE OF THE AREA TONIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO FAR NW COASTAL WATERS LATE
SAT...THEN SHIFT E ACROSS THE N GULF SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A
STATIONARY RIDGE WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF MON
THROUGH TUE.

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 28N65W ACROSS BAHAMAS
NEAR 25.5N77W TO LOW PRES NEAR 24.5N80W 1008 MB TO NW CUBA. THE
LOW WILL MOVE E-NE ALONG THE FRONT THIS EVENING THROUGH SUN...AND
STRENGTHEN TO A MINIMAL GALE ACROSS THE BAHAMAS LATE THIS
EVENING...THEN WEAKEN NE OF THE AREA LATE SAT WHILE DRAGGING THE
COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE BAHAMAS...THEN STALL FROM 28N65W TO THE
WINDWARD PASSAGE LATE SUN. REMNANTS OF THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W AND
DISSIPATE MON AND TUE.

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...S OF 27N...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND N 10 TO 15 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



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