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FZNT25 KNHC 261520
OFFN04

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1020 AM EST MON JAN 26 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 COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 26N81W TO 24N90W TO
UPPER MEXICAN COAST WILL SWEEP SE AND EXIT THE BASIN TONIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E-SE AND CLIP THE GULF WATERS E OF
86W TUE AND TUE NIGHT. MEANWHILE HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY IN THE W CENTRAL GULF. HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT TO OVER
THE SE UNITED STATES WED WITH RETURN FLOW ACROSS THE GULF WED
NIGHT THROUGH THU. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DROP INTO THE NORTHERN
GULF FRI MORNING WHERE IT WILL STALL AND DISSIPATE THROUGH FRI
NIGHT.

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKENING FRONT HAS BEGUN TO DRIFT NW AS WARM
FRONT...AND EXTENDS FROM 29N65W TO CENTRAL CUBA NEAR 21.5N78W...
WILL DRIFT NW THROUGHOUT THE DAY BEFORE BEING FORCED BACK
TOWARDS THE E AS A STRONG COLD FRONT ENTERING THE NW PORTION
THIS MORNING MOVES SE ACROSS THE AREA. STRONG GALES EXPECTED N
PORTIONS WITH THIS NEW FRONT AS IT REACHES FROM 31N76W TO 28N78W
TO 25N81W THIS EVENING...FROM 31N66W TO 28N68W TO 24N71W TO
20N76W BY TUE MORNING...THEN WEAKEN AND BECOME STATIONARY FROM
31N51W TO 27N63W TO 20N70W BY LATE TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL RACE E ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS ON TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED
NIGHT. A RIDGE WILL EXTEND FROM 31N71W TO CENTRAL FLORIDA ON THU
NIGHT THEN SHIFT E ON FRI AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT ENTERS THE FAR
NW WATERS. STRONG N TO NW SWELL WILL BEGIN TO DOMINATE AREA
WATERS WED THROUGH FRI.

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S OF 27N...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 30 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF
27N...AND 6 TO 9 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 27N...AND W 25 TO 30 KT N OF
27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 8 TO 12 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT S OF 27N...AND 7 TO 10 FT N OF 27N.
.TUE NIGHT...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 6 TO 9 FT N OF 27N.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT N OF 27N.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND
5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO
6 FT N OF 27N.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.




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