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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

NWS Forecast

FZNT27 KNHC 242139
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
439 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

SYNOPSIS
STRONG WINDS FOLLOW A COLD FRONT REACHING FROM THE
LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LOUISIANA TO THE MOUTH OF THE RIO
GRANDE. THE FRONT WILL REACH FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND REGION TO
THE W BAY OF CAMPECHE LATE TONIGHT...THEN BRIEFLY STALL THROUGH
MIDDAY 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 AND SHIFT TO THE EASTERN PORTION SAT
ALLOWING FOR RETURN MODERATE SOUTHERLY FLOW TO SET UP OVER THE
FAR WESTERN GULF.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

FRI
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

TUE
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT .SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

WED
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.