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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1033 PM EDT TUE APR 22 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 WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CLIP THE FAR NORTHERN WATERS
OVERNIGHT AND DISSIPATE OVER THE NE GULF ON WED. OTHERWISE HIGH
PRES WILL PREVAIL OVER THE AREA THROUGH WED. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
GRADUALLY SHIFT EASTWARD THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK INTO
THE UPCOMING WEEKEND WITH SE RETURN FLOW DOMINATING THE BASIN
THU THROUGH SUN NIGHT...BECOMING A MODERATE TO FRESH BREEZE IN
THE W GULF OVER THE WEEKEND.

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A DISSIPATING COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 22N65W TO
HISPANIOLA WILL MOVE E OF THE AREA OVERNIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL BRUSH THE NORTHERN WATERS WED AND MOVE E OF THE BASIN THU.
WEAK HIGH PRES WILL SETTLE IN ACROSS THE REGION FRI AND MOVE E
SAT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO WATERS N OF 29N BY SUN
NIGHT.

.OVERNIGHT...S OF 27N...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. N OF 27N...W
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND W 10 TO 15 KT N OF 27N.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING  NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S OF 27N...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


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