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

NWS Forecast

FZNT27 KNHC 011446
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1046 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

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

SYNOPSIS
A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM TAMPA BAY TO SABINE
PASS. THE FRONT WILL WEAKEN AS IT LIFTS NE AS A WARM FRONT...
EXITING THE GULF BY THU NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
OFF THE TEXAS COAST FRI MORNING AND EXTEND FROM THE FLORIDA
PANHANDLE TO UPPER MEXICAN COAST FRI NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL LIE
FROM SW FLORIDA TO NEAR TAMPICO MEXICO BY LATE SAT...WHERE W
PORTIONS OF THE FRONT WILL STALL...THEN LIFT ACROSS THE NW GULF
AND TEXAS COAST ON SUN...WHILE E PORTIONS WILL DRIFT SE ACROSS
SE GULF AND INTO STRAITS OF FLORIDA SUN.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

TODAY
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

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

SUN
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

TODAY
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.

THU
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.