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FZNT27 KNHC 241509
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
ISSUED BY NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1009 AM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE EASTERN GULF TODAY AS
A STRONG LOW PRES SYSTEM OVER THE SW N ATLC MOVES NE. A COLD
FRONT WILL REACH THE TEXAS COAST TODAY...MOVE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GULF THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN LIFT NORTHWARD AS A WARM
FRONT SUN AHEAD OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING ACROSS TEXAS
AND LOUISIANA AND WELL N OF THE AREA MON AND TUE.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 3 FT LATE.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.


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