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NWS Forecast

FZNT25 KNHC 190243
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
943 PM EST THU DEC 18 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 DEVELOPING WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE
NORTH-CENTRAL GULF THROUGH SAT MORNING AS LOW PRES IN SE TEXAS
TRACKS NE. THE LOW WILL REACH THE COAST OF SE LOUISIANA FRI NIGHT
AND DRAG A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WESTERN GULF. THE FRONT WILL
EXTEND FROM NEW ORLEANS TO NEAR TAMPICO SAT...THEN BECOME
STATIONARY AND WEAKEN FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND TO EASTERN BAY OF
CAMPECHE SUN. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE NORTHERN GULF
LATE TUE.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

SUN
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

MON
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

SYNOPSIS
AN OLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDING ACROSS THE
NORTHERN BAHAMAS WILL DISSIPATE OVERNIGHT. LOW PRES AREA MOVING
OFF THE GEORGIA COAST THIS WEEKEND WILL PUSH A WEAK FRONT INTO
NORTHERN WATERS SUN...THEN DISSIPATE MON. A LOW MOVING OFF THE
CAROLINA COAST MON WILL INCREASE SOUTHERLY WINDS IN NW WATERS
MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN DRAG A WEAK FRONT NORTH OF 30N TUE.

TONIGHT
S OF 27N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. N OF 27N...NW WINDS 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
S OF 27N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. N OF
27N...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.