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FZNT27 KNHC 050927
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
527 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT MOVING SE ACROSS THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA
AND YUCATAN CHANNEL THIS MORNING WILL MOVE SE OF THE AREA TODAY.
HIGH PRESSURE AND A REINFORCING SURGE OF COOL AIR WILL PREVAIL
ACROSS THE REGION TODAY THROUGH SAT WITH MODERATE TO FRESH
NORTHERLY WINDS. HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT E INTO THE NE GULF SAT
NIGHT AND SUN ALLOWING MODERATE TO FRESH RETURN FLOW TO DEVELOP
W OF 90W AND INCREASE TO STRONG FLOW ON MON. 

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. 
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.