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NWS Forecast

FZNT25 KNHC 240213
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
913 PM EST SUN NOV 23 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 SQUALL LINE FROM APALACHEE BAY SW TO 26N86W WILL
QUICKLY MOVE E THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. A RAPID MOVING COLD FRONT
WILL EMERGE OFF THE TEXAS COAST LATE TONIGHT AND INTO EARLY MON.
THE COLD FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND REGION TO
THE BAY OF CAMPECHE BY MON EVENING...THEN BRIEFLY STALL OVER THE
SE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. WEAK LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE FRONT OVER THE SW GULF ON TUE. STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDING
EASTWARD IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT WILL PUSH THE FRONT SE OF THE
GULF ON WED AND INDUCE NORTHERLY GALE FORCE WINDS BEHIND THE
FRONT LATE TUE THROUGH EARLY WED. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL ONCE
AGAIN BUILD ACROSS THE GULF WED THROUGH FRI.

GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE W OF 86W EARLY WED


OVERNIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

MON
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

TUE
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

WED
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 25 TO 35 KT EARLY NW OF FRONT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT NW OF FRONT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

THU
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

SYNOPSIS
A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 25N65W TO 27N69W
WHERE IT BECOMES A WARM FRONT NW TO 31N80W. THE WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE THROUGH MON AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT MOVING OFF THE SE
UNITED STATES COAST LATE MON. THE COLD FRONT WILL STALL BRIEFLY
FROM 31N74W TO FORT PIERCE FLORIDA ON TUE. STRENGTHENING HIGH
PRES N OF THE FRONT ON TUE NIGHT WILL PUSH THE FRONT E AGAIN TO
A POSITION FROM NEAR 31N75W TO NW CUBA ON WED NIGHT...FROM NEAR
30N65W TO CENTRAL CUBA THU NIGHT AND FROM NEAR 27N65W TO EASTERN
CUBA FRI.

OVERNIGHT
S OF 27N...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...
BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND
6 TO 8 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

MON
S OF 27N...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. N OF 27N...S WINDS 15 TO
20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT S
OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N. AREAS OF RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO
6 FT N OF 27N.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N
OF 27N.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND
6 TO 8 FT N OF 27N.

THU
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...AND 6 TO
8 FT N OF 27N.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND
5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT N OF 27N.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND
5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.