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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1020 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...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 WEAK ATLC RIDGE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE GULF
THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL DIP INTO THE N GULF MON
MORNING AND STALL ALONG 28N BEFORE RETREATING AS A WARM FRONT
OVERNIGHT MON NIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM
MISSISSIPPI TO THE BAY OF CAMPECHE TUE NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL
PASS SE OF THE AREA WED NIGHT. VISIBILITIES MAY BE LOCALLY
RESTRICTED PRIMARILY ACROSS THE SW AND S CENTRAL GULF IN SMOKE
AND HAZE DUE TO AGRICULTURE FIRES.

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT ACROSS THE NE WATERS THROUGH
TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL ORGANIZE N OF THE AREA SUN WITH
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT SHIFTING INTO THE NW WATERS EARLY MON. THE
FRONT WILL WILL EXTEND ALONG 27N TUE...THEN THE EASTERN PORTION
OF THE FRONT WILL STALL NEAR 25N65W WED MORNING WHILE THE
WESTERN PORTION LIFTS N ALONG THE FLORIDA COAST AS A WARM FRONT
IN ADVANCE OF THE NEXT SYSTEM EXPECTED TO EMERGE INTO E THE
WATERS WED NIGHT.

.THIS AFTERNOON...S OF 27N...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. N OF 27N...SE
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND S 15 TO 20 KT N OF
27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND SW 15 TO 20 KT N OF
27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND W 15 TO 20 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND
3 TO 4 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO
4 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N
OF 27N.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND
5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.


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