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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
446 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016


...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 FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDING FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE SW GULF NEAR 22N96.5W HAS BEGUN TO DRIFT NORTHWARD TODAY AND WILL REACH THE CENTRAL GULF THU MORNING. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL EMERGE OFF THE COAST OF TEXAS AND LOUISIANA THU MORNING AND GRADUALLY MERGE WITH THE OLD FRONT. STRONG TO GALE FORCE WINDS WILL SPREAD SOUTHWARD ACROSS MUCH OF THE WESTERN GULF BEHIND THIS NEW COLD FRONT THU THROUGH LATE FRI AS IT REACHES THE SOUTHERN GULF. WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH VERY SLOWLY SAT AND SAT NIGHT ACROSS THE SW GULF AS THE FRONT SINKS INTO THE NW CARIBBEAN. THE NEXT FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE NW GULF WATERS MON.


.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA


.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM 31N66W TO EXTREME S FLORIDA WILL REACH FROM BERMUDA TO S FLORIDA THIS EVENING...AND MOVE E OF THE AREA THU. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE NE FLORIDA COAST EARLY THU...AND REACH FROM 31N66W THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA THROUGH LATE FRI. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE N OF MERGING FRONTS WILL SUPPORT A BROAD AREA OF STRONG WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS W OF 70W THIS WEEKEND.


.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND NW TO N 5 TO 10 KT N OF 27N. S OF 27N...SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. N OF 27N...SEAS 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND NW 10 TO 15 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S OF 27N...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE...SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. N OF 27N...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND N 20 TO 25 KT N OF 27N. S OF 27N...SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. N OF 27N...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N... AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT N OF 27N.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. N OF 27N...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.

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